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Korn Ferry revenue up 10%; ‘strongest’ top-line results in firm’s history

June 16, 2014

Korn Ferry International (NYSE: KFY) revenue rose 10.4 percent in its fiscal fourth quarter ended April 30. The Los Angeles-based executive recruitment firm posted fourth-quarter revenue of $251.7 million. (The effect of exchange rates was not significant, according to the company.)The Los Angele...


Healthcare job board postings rise 16% over year

June 16, 2014

Healthcare job postings on HEALTHeCAREERS Network increased 16 percent year over year with strong growth among non-physician roles, according to the online job board’s Q1 Healthcare Jobs Snapshot. Job postings increased 7 percent in the first quarter from the prior quarter with 48,236 opportuniti...


Ciber names new CEO

June 16, 2014

Ciber Inc. (NYSE: CBR), a Greenwood, Colo.-based information technology staffing and solutions firm, named Michael Boustridge as president and CEO. Boustridge replaces Dave Peterschmidt, Ciber’s president and CEO since July 2010. Peterschmidt announced his retirement from Ciber and his resig...


Boyden adds Norway firm

June 16, 2014

Boyden Global Executive Search, headquartered in New York, announced Neo Group in Norway joined the company.The transaction closed June 16; terms were not disclosed. The transaction was a merger of Neo into the Boyden platform, according to Gray Hollett, Boyden’s chief marketing officer, and Neo...


Unconventional places to find your next employee — Staffing Stream

June 16, 2014

Hiring managers should look for ways to connect with qualified, passionate candidates – not those just looking to land the first job that’s offered to them, writes Eric Vidal in a new post in The Staffing Stream. Vidal, a director of product marketing at InterCall, discusses three alternatives to...


Web: Access Therapies responds to feds

June 16, 2014

WRTV in Indianapolis reports on Access Therapies’ response to penalties levied against the company by the U.S. Department of Labor. To read the story, click here.


Volt revenue falls 13%, but net loss shrinks

June 13, 2014

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI) revenue fell 13.1 percent year over year in its fiscal second quarter ended May 4 to $451.5 million. However, net loss narrowed to $3.5 million from $17.5 million in the same quarter in the previous year. The New York-based company cited lower demand f...


Employment services price index rises

June 13, 2014

The U.S. producer price index for employment services rose 1.9 percent in May compared to the same month a year ago — the same year-over-year growth rate as April — to a level of 130.8, according to data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.Producer price indexes track the change...


Now accepting nominations for the 2014 North America Staffing 100

June 13, 2014

We are now accepting nominations for our annual list of North America staffing industry achievers, 100 men and women who have made a difference to the staffing industry. The list is not a ranking but simply an aggregation of the names of 100 individuals who have in some way impacted the world of...


OSHA cites five firms in death of New Jersey temp

June 13, 2014

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited five companies in the December 2013 death of a temporary worker at an Amazon fulfillment center in Avenel, N.J.Genco, a third-party logistics provider based in Pittsburgh, was cited for one serious violat...