Region - North America

A Look at the Canadian Temporary Workforce Environment

August 22, 2014

  • Overview of Canadian legal landscape
  • Various provincial laws of Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec explained
  • Details on statutory costs provided

2Q14 Financial Results for North America-Based Public Staffing Firms

August 21, 2014

  • Seventy-four percent of the companies in our report experienced y/y revenue growth in 2Q14, down from 1Q14’s 76% and 4Q13’s 82%.
  • Eighty-three percent of the companies in our report demonstrated positive earnings in 2Q14, up slightly from last quarter, when 81% of firms generated positive earnings.... More

NA Legs & Regs Advisor - Second Quarter 2014

August 20, 2014

  • Washington Supreme Court Expands Joint Employer Liability Under Washington’s Minimum Wage Act
  • Fifth Circuit Rules Franchisor Not Employer of Franchisee’s Employees Under the FLSA
  • NLRB General Counsel Proposes New Joint Employer Standard
  • California Supreme Court Holds Misclassification Claims... More

2014 Largest Education Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • Four firms generated at least $25 million in education staffing revenue
  • Top three: PESG (Professional Educational Services Group), Kelly Services, Source4Teachers
  • Firms generated $0.4 billion (22% of the market)

2014 Largest Marketing/Creative Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • Seven firms generated at least $25 million in marketing/creative staffing revenue
  • Top three: Aquent, 24 Seven, Robert Half International
  • Firms generated $0.5 billion (45% of the market)

2014 Largest Clinical/Scientific Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 15 firms generated at least $25 million in legal staffing revenue
  • Top three: Aerotek (Allegis Group), Kelly Services, inVentiv Health
  • Firms generated $1.6 billion (75% of the market)

2014 Largest Legal Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 8 firms generated at least $25 million in legal staffing revenue
  • Top three: Adecco, Hudson Global, Update Legal
  • Firms generated $0.5 billion (54% of the market)

2014 Largest Finance/Accounting Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 11 firms generated at least $50 million in U.S. finance/accounting revenue
  • Top three: Robert Half International, Randstad Professionals, Adecco
  • Firms generated $3.3 billion (52% of the market)

August 2014 Clinical/Scientific Growth Update

August 12, 2014

  • Clin/sci staffing seems to be gaining momentum as three public companies reported solid revenue growth in 2Q14
  • However, the annualized growth rate of pharmaceutical R&D spending remains much lower than it was from 1999-2003 
  • Pharmaceutical companies are increasingly outsourcing clinical... More

Expert Panel: Is Per Diem Nursing, the Bread and Butter of Healthcare Staffing, Looking More Like Filet Mignon?

August 11, 2014

  • Panel from the 2013 Healthcare Staffing Summit provides viewpoints on major trends impacting per diem nurse staffing
  • Topics include industry trends, the regulatory environment and its effect on per diem staffing, and best (and worst) practices for per diem staffing firms