CWS Council Research

U.S. Employee Benefit Cost Trends

November 17, 2011

  • Our U.S. employee benefit cost trends report and tool are both available for download
  • Access average workers' compensation rates by occupation and state
  • Average SUTA rates available by state

2011 Largest-, Fastest-growing Lists’ Late Additions, Updates

November 9, 2011

  • 2011 lists of largest- and fastet-growing firms gets update
  • Five new firms cataloged
  • Updates information for others

SI Report Webinar - November 2011

November 8, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • Latest buyer survey research

CWS Council - 2011 VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape

October 24, 2011

  • Global VMS and MSP spend among respondents of $76 billion and $48 billion, respectively
  • VMS spend through SOW was $21 billion in 2010, an increase of 44% from 2009
  • Increased share of staffing revenue through VMS and MSP

Legs & Reg Advisor: October 2011

October 17, 2011

  • Staffing firm settles interview time suit for nearly $3 million
  • California court: Misclassification action can’t be decided in arbitration
  • IRS introduces settlement program for misclassified workers
  • California enacts independent contractor misclassification law

Differentiators of the Most Successful Staffing Firms - September 2011

September 27, 2011

  • High growth local branch model
  • High volume/centralized delivery model
  • Watch full webinar on demand (1 hr.)

Legs & Reg Advisor: September 2011

September 23, 2011

  • Staffing co. settles California wage class action for $450,000
  • Employer of independent contractor liable for injury, not third party
  • PEO owes California Insurance Fund $50 million for fraud
  • New Jersey court rules misclassified workers ineligible for benefits
  • Florida company cannot transfer... More

Reference Guide: Recruitment Process Outsourcing RFx Template Questions

September 20, 2011

  • A compendium of RPO RFx questions used in the marketplace to explore, evaluate, develop and deploy recruitment process outsourcing initiatives
  • 300-plus unique questions, segmented by specific RPO solution elements

SI Report Webinar - September 2011

September 13, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • Latest staffing industry forecast detailed, discussed

Current Legal Issues and Regulations in the Contingent Workforce Webinar - August 2011

August 31, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Get a concise update on the most critical changes that will affect contingent work at the local, state and national level
  • Duration: approximately 1 hour