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Motivation, panache, and a call to action

March 18, 2008

Han Wong, research associate at Staffing Industry Analysts, blogs on the allure of Las Vegas, the Staffing Industry Executive Forum, and improving the staffing industry's image. Click here.


People - CTPartners, Pomeroy

March 18, 2008

Executive search firm CTPartners promoted Adam Prager to global head of its professional services practice. Prager joined CTPartners in 1997. Pomeroy IT Solutions Inc. (NASD: PMRY) named L.K. "Ken" Kearns Jr. as senior VP of service delivery. Kearns has 40 years' experience in the information tec...


QPS buys industrial staffing firm

March 17, 2008

QPS Companies Inc., a Brookfield WI-based staffing firm, announced today it acquired N.E.W. Contracting, an industrial and technical staffing firm with a focus on manufacturing. N.E.W. had two locations in Green Bay and Appleton WI. Terms of the deal were not announced. QPS, which provides techni...


What's new pussycat?

March 17, 2008

Dana Shaw, VP of strategic solutions at Staffing Industry Analysts, blogs on the Ensemble Chimes Global debacle, the need to do business better, and not forgetting about the talent itself. Click here.


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

March 17, 2008

Here is a list of research reports released last week by Staffing Industry Analysts INSIGHT - Analysts Interview - Surprises, Strategies & Tactics from the Staffing Industry Executive Forum Despite the constant talk about the dreaded "R" word, the 18th annual Staffing Industry Executive Forum had...


Pomeroy settles with ex-CEO

March 17, 2008

Pomeroy IT Solutions Inc. (NASD: PMRY) said it reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed by former CEO Stephen Pomeroy. Terms of the settlement are confidential but included a payment to the former executive, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Pomeroy was fire o...


ATC shares will no longer trade on AMEX

March 17, 2008

ATC Healthcare Inc. (AMEX: AHN) said it won't contest plans by the American Stock Exchange to delist its stock. ATC said its shares will trade on the Pink Sheets. The healthcare staffing firm said the delisting comes because it hasn't filed its quarterly reports for the quarters ended Aug. 31, 20...


Index still in recession territory

March 14, 2008

The growth rate for the Economic Cycle Research Institute's forward-looking gauge of the U.S. economy for the week ended March 7 contracted 10.4%. ECRI's weekly leading index (WLI) level fell to 132.2 from 132.5 in the prior period. The index measures weekly changes while the growth rate is deriv...


Baby boomer nurses may be burning out

March 14, 2008

Many baby boomer nurses may be facing career burnout, according to a survey by AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS). The survey found that 46% of nurses ages 45-60 said working as a nurse had become less satisfying in the last five years, twice the number who said it had become more satisfyin...


Randstad to sell Spanish unit

March 14, 2008

Randstad Holding NV said today it secured a deal to sell its Spanish telemarketing business Unitono Servicios Externalizados to Avanza Externalización de Servicios. The business had 2007 revenue of approximately euro55 million (US$81.0 million). Terms of the deal were not announced. Netherlands-...