CWS Council Research

Qualifying SOW Consultant Classification

August 18, 2011

Misuse or overuse of Statement of Work can be costly, and CWS Council members continue to rank "integration of SOW consultants into CW program" among their top three issues of interest. This report explains how to define worker types and audit your workforce for usage.


The 2011 Book of Lists: A complete collection of staffing firm rankings and lists

August 11, 2011

  • Compilation of all 26 SIA annual lists in one sortable Excel workbook
  • Ranks hundreds of staffing firms' staffing revenue domestically, globally, and by staffing sector
  • Opportunity lists: fastest-growing, diversity, mentors/proteges, acquirers

2011 List of Largest U.S. Staffing Firms

August 3, 2011

  • Lists 98 companies with at least $100M in U.S. staffing revenue
  • Top three: Allegis Group, Adecco, ManpowerGroup
  • Companies cumulatively represent 53% of U.S. staffing market

2011 List of Largest Global Staffing Firms

August 3, 2011

  • Lists 86 companies with at least $300M in global staffing revenue
  • Top three: Adecco, ManpowerGroup, Randstad Holding
  • Companies cumulatively represent $150B of global staffing market

How to Apply Talent Management and Workforce Planning to Your Contingent Workforce

August 1, 2011

  • Panel of experts discusses innovative approaches to workforce planning
  • See how other companies are projecting their hiring needs
  • Learn more about scenario planning to deliver a workforce with the appropriate skill sets

Healthcare Staffing Webinar - July 2011

July 26, 2011

  • KPMG's 2011 U.S. Hospital Nursing Labor Costs Study
  • Latest trends for healthcare staffing
  • Sneak peak of topics and speakers the Healthcare Staffing Summit
  • View the webinar on demand (1 hr.)

Legs & Reg Advisor: July 2011

July 22, 2011

  • Ohio Court Refuses To Dismiss Installers’ Misclassification Action
  • Louisiana Court Rules Technicians’ Employee Status A Jury Question
  • Department of Labor Recovers More Than $200,000 in Unpaid Overtime For Misclassification
  • First Circuit Finds Employees Permitted To Discuss Wages
  • Former... More

2010 Contingent Buyers Survey

July 18, 2011

  • Sixth annual contingent buyers survey
  • 196 page report, complete aggregation of results
  • Contingent management strategies, industry practices and plans for future use

Staffing Industry Report Webinar - July 2011

July 12, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • More from the buyers survey
  • Legal, Legislative, news update

CWS Council Draft Contingent Worker Policy

June 10, 2011

  • Sample document contianing CWS Council member’s Draft Contingent Worker Policy
  • A CW Policy is typically used to state what a company's internal procedures are as they relate to contingent work. 
  • This sample document was submitted by a Member of Staffing Industry Analysts’ Contingent... More