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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...


Rule to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers announced

June 13, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez announced a proposed rule raising the minimum wage for workers on federal service and construction contracts to $10.10 per hour. The proposed rule implements an executive order, which was announced by President Obama on Feb. 12.Executive Order 13658 applies...


US workers more likely to stop looking for work, Canadians choosier

June 13, 2014

U.S. workers are more likely than Canadian workers to give up looking for work, according to a comparison of surveys of the unemployed in both countries, released by Express Employment Professionals. And unemployed Canadians get more interviews and turn down more jobs.The surveys found 47 percent...


People: Optomi, Epitec, Tower Legal, Career Partners, RealStreet and more

June 13, 2014

Here are recent promotions, new hires and other personnel announcements. Today’s listings include announcements from Optomi LLC, Epitec Inc., Tower Legal Solutions, Career Partners International, RealStreet Staffing, TriDatum Solutions Inc., Odgers Berndtson, CTPartners Executive Search Inc. and...