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Canadian staffing revenue up 10.8% in 2007

April 28, 2009

Canadian staffing revenue rose 10.8% in 2007 from 2006, according to numbers released today by Statistics Canada. Staffing industry operating revenue was C$8.90 billion (US$9.08 billion based on the Dec. 31, 2007 exchange rate) in 2007 compared with C$8.03 billion in 2006, according to Statisti...


Kelly revenue falls 24.9%

April 28, 2009

First-quarter revenue fell 24.9% at Kelly Services Inc. (NASD: KELYA) to $1.04 billion from $1.39 billion in the year-ago quarter. Revenue was down 19% on a constant currency basis. The Troy MI-based staffing firm reported declines in revenue across most of the geographic regions. In the U.S., fi...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

April 27, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. BRIEFING - FedEx Home Delivery vs. National Labor Relations Board*Appeals court takes "evolutionary" approach to worker classification*Entrepreneurial opportunities for workers -- most favored criterion for IC classification?*Among othe...


People - National Technical, Korn/Ferry, Veritude

April 27, 2009

National Technical Systems Inc. (NASD: NTSC) appointed a new board member, Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced a new senior client partner and Veritude named a new senior sales executive. National Technical Systems appointed John Foster to its board of directors. Foster, chairman...


Awards - Select, Akraya, RCM, Aerotek

April 27, 2009

The Select Family of Staffing Companies, Akraya Inc., RCM Technologies Inc. (NASD: RCMT) and Aerotek announced the receipt of awards. Fred Pachon, VP of risk management and insurance for The Select Family of Staffing Companies was named risk manager of the year, an award presented by Business Ins...


People - National Technical, Korn/Ferry, Veritude

April 27, 2009

National Technical Systems Inc. (NASD: NTSC) appointed a new board member, Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced a new senior client partner and Veritude named a new senior sales executive. National Technical Systems appointed John Foster to its board of directors. Foster, chairma...


Awards - Select, Akraya, RCM, Aerotek

April 27, 2009

The Select Family of Staffing Companies, Akraya Inc., RCM Technologies Inc. (NASD: RCMT) and Aerotek announced the receipt of awards. Fred Pachon, VP of risk management and insurance for The Select Family of Staffing Companies was named risk manager of the year, an award presented by Business I...


Staffing software suit dismissed

April 27, 2009

A lawsuit between two staffing software companies was dismissed this month by the U.S. District Court in Minnesota with each party required to pay its own attorneys' fees. TempWorks Software Inc., based in Eagan MN, had filed suit against Avionté LLC, also based in Eagan, last year alleging copy...


Wanted forecasts loss of 627,000 jobs

April 27, 2009

Wanted Technologies Corp. estimates the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will announce a loss of 627,000 U.S. nonfarm jobs in April when the bureau reports employment numbers on Friday, May 8. Among the losses, Wanted estimates a decline of 28,800 jobs in transportation and warehousing and a los...


Staffing software suit dismissed

April 27, 2009

A lawsuit between two staffing software companies was dismissed this month by the U.S. District Court in Minnesota with each party required to pay its own attorneys' fees. TempWorks Software Inc., based in Eagan MN, had filed suit against Avionté LLC, also based in Eagan, last year alleging co...