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Randstad names new U.S. executive

December 17, 2008

Randstad Holding NV named Daniel Foley as president of Randstad Professionals U.S. Foley will oversee the company's professional staffing segments, including information technology, engineering, finance and accounting, human resources, healthcare and life sciences, legal and managed services. Fol...


Real earnings rise 2.3%

December 16, 2008

Real average weekly earnings rose 2.3% in November from October, according to preliminary, seasonally adjusted data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The increase stemmed from a 0.4% increase in average hourly earnings and a 2.1% decrease in the consumer price index for urban...


MRINetwork - Workers still look to change jobs

December 16, 2008

Workers are just as interested in changing jobs now as they were two years ago despite the slower economy, according to MRINetwork, a subsidiary of Philadelphia-based staffing and technical services company CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI). MRINetwork said 15% of workers look for other opportunities as soon...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

December 16, 2008

INSIGHT - Staffing's hottest (and coldest) metros update*Hottest markets: St. Louis MO, Baltimore-Towson MD, San Antonio TX*Weakest markets: Detroit-Livonia MI, Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale AZ, Wichita KS*Only seven percent of metros seeing accelerating growth


Staffing firm honors

December 16, 2008

Adecco North America, CHG Healthcare Services Inc., Apex Systems Inc. and SkillStorm are among staffing firms that recently received honors: Adecco North America, part of the Adecco SA, received the 2008 supplier of excellence award from Alcon Inc. Adecco was among four winners of the award. Alco...


Office openings - Accounting Principals

December 16, 2008

Accounting Principals, an accounting and finance staffing firm, announced it will open a new office in Oklahoma City on Jan. 5. Kimberly Nation, currently managing director of the company's Tulsa OK office, will lead the Oklahoma City branch. Accounting Principals is a division of MPS Group Inc....


The truth about best in class

December 15, 2008

Bryan Peña discusses his answer to the question "what type of contingent labor program is 'best'" in The Contingent Blog. For the full blog, click here.


Medical Staffing Network gets new symbol

December 15, 2008

Medical Staffing Network Holdings Inc. announced that its new trading symbol on the OTCQX market will be MNSW.PK. The company had traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol MRN, but trading on the NYSE symbol is being suspended effective today. Medical Staffing Network had announced D...


National Technical revenue rises 25.4%

December 15, 2008

National Technical Systems Inc. (NASD: NTSC) posted a 25.4% increase in revenue to $32.6 million in its fiscal third quarter ended Oct. 31. However, the Calabasas CA-based firm said growth was 13.4% on an organic basis. In addition, National Technical Systems sold its information technology staff...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

December 15, 2008

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. INSIGHT - Retained search growth update *Two retained search heavyweights experiencing slowing demand*Korn/Ferry cutting staff; Heidrick expects 2% growth in 2006*One positive common denominator: growth still seen in life sciences For t...