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Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

July 21, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts: INSIGHT - 2009 staffing company survey: Benefits offered to temporary workers * Most commonly offered benefit: paid vacation * 25% give same medical ins to temps as staff get * Vulnerable: Small firm benefits not competitive * IT staf...


Elkhart County posts biggest decline in employment in 4Q

July 21, 2009

Employment declined in 285 of the 334 largest U.S. counties from December 2007 to December 2008, according to preliminary data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor. Elkhart County IN posted the largest percentage decline, with a loss of 17.8% over the...


SI Report honored for excellence

July 20, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts, the nation’s premier research and analysis firm covering the contingent workforce, announced today that its Staffing Industry Report newsletter received the Gold 2009 Azbee Award for general excellence in the newsletter category. Additionally, the newsletter won B...


Leading index up 0.7%

July 20, 2009

The Conference Board reported its U.S. leading index of economic indicators rose for the third consecutive month in June by 0.7% to 100.9. With these gains, its six month growth has picked up to the highest rate since the first quarter of 2006.  Seven of the ten indicators that make up the board...


Getting great contingent help

July 20, 2009

  The one bright spot of the down economy is the number of quality workers available in the market. Staffing Industry Analysts' Head of Marketing and Interactive Services Hinda Chalew talks about how this is a great time to use temporary labor and use the "try-before-you-buy" method to hire qual...


Getting great contingent help

July 20, 2009

  The one bright spot of the down economy is the number of quality workers available in the market. Staffing Industry Analysts' Head of Marketing and Interactive Services Hinda Chalew talks about how this is a great time to use temporary labor and use the "try-before-you-buy" method to hire qual...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

July 20, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts: BRIEFING - Healthcare reform bills call for employer fee * House introduce reform bill; Senate committee passes another bill * Employers that don't offer health coverage would pay * Legislation likely to change before final versions...


AMN to close additional offices, incur restructuring charges

July 20, 2009

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS) reaffirmed its previously issued guidance that the company's consolidated revenue for the quarter ended June 30 is expected to decline sequentially by about 20%, the company reported in an SEC filing Friday. The company also said it will close more off...


iGate receives notice of delisting

July 20, 2009

  Nasdaq issued a deficiency letter to iGate Corp. on July 15, indicating that the company fails to comply with the majority independent board requirement for continued listing. The company intends to regain compliance with the requirement that its board of directors have a majority of independe...


Leading index up 0.7%

July 20, 2009

The Conference Board reported its U.S. leading index of economic indicators rose for the third consecutive month in June by 0.7% to 100.9. With these gains, its six month growth has picked up to the highest rate since the first quarter of 2006.  Seven of the ten indicators that make up the b...