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USG People post 5% increase in 3Q08

October 28, 2008

Amsterdam-based USG People reported revenue of euro1,069 million in the quarter ended Sept. 30, up 5% compared to the same period of last year mainly due to a German acquisition earlier this year. On an organic basis, results were down 1%. The company reported deteriorating conditions for staff...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

October 27, 2008

 INSIGHT— Staffing buyer survey: contingent workforce decision-making & program sophistication *Most "best in class" contingent management programs managed by MSP *Spending more time on contingent management no guarantee of success *CW management increasingly becoming a profession For the ful...


Care Communication staffing revenue rises

October 27, 2008

Care Communications Inc., a Chicago-based healthcare information management firm, said its healthcare information staffing revenue rose 19.7% in the year to date through the third quarter compared with the same period in the previous year. Care Communications' total revenue rose 26% year over y...


Paranet acquires Digital Reach

October 27, 2008

Dallas TX-based Paranet Solutions, an IT staffing and solutions firm, bought Digital Reach Inc., based in Plano TX. Digital Reach offers IT support, remote management, automation, centralization and monitoring. This is the third acquisition for Paranet this year. The other two companies acquir...


Eurociett OK with temporary worker regulations

October 27, 2008

Eurociett, the trade group for European staffing firms, backs a decision by the European Parliament to give temporary workers employed through staffing firms the same pay and working conditions as traditionally employed workers. The new rule, known as the agency worker directive, requires the 2...


Jackson CEO proposes new U.S. health plan

October 24, 2008

The CEO of Jackson Healthcare, an Alpharetta-based healthcare staffing firm, issued a proposal this week to revamp the U.S. healthcare system. "Technology now provides us the opportunity to return doctors to the practice of medicine, eliminate the middle man, improve the quality of healthcare and...


Feds reissue 'no-match' rule

October 24, 2008

The Department of Homeland Security reissued its Social Security "no-match" rule for employers Thursday, and said it will seek court approval for the requirement. A federal judge had ordered a preliminary injunction against the rule in October 2007 to prevent it from taking effect. Opponents argu...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

October 24, 2008

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. BRIEFING - Analysis of Manpower 3Q08 earnings release *Organic revenue down 10% in U.S., down 8% in France*Other EMEA revenue up 6% organically*Fourth quarter guidance of 5% to 7% year-over-year decline in constant currency For the full...


IT workers' confidence rises

October 24, 2008

Information technology worker confidence rose in the third quarter, according to the IT employee confidence index released by Technisource, a division of Spherion Corp. (NYSE: SFN). The gauge increased 1.5 points to a reading of 47.4 for the third quarter. "Our survey this quarter does not captur...


Synergie buys stake in Dutch firm

October 24, 2008

Synergie SA, a French staffing firm, said it acquired a controlling interest in a Netherlands-based firm called ADR that serves the logistics and transportation industries. ADR has 10 offices and revenue of euro35 million (US$44.9 million). Synergie ranked No. 19 on Staffing Industry Analysts' li...