This week, Elance-oDesk issued the company’s first public press communication since the announcement of the merger, 6 months ago, in December 2013. The occasion was the publication... More
Walk into a room of staffing industry professionals and ask: what business are you in?
“Temp staffing” will be the response nine out of 10 times. Only it’s the wrong answer.... More
Most staffing executives see VMS as the spawn of the devil, a technological gorgon that rose from the depths to drive margins to the wall and squeeze the little guy. And that’s... More
Staffing firms and buyers of staffing still don’t agree on who is going to pay for ACA costs — or how much.
As the results of Staffing Industry Analysts’ Buyer Survey indicate,... More
Tune out the white noise that is around the different sources of recruiting available. Forget about niche job boards. Forget about job fairs. Even job ads only work if you do... More
If you were to ask your employees to name the top “missed opportunity” at their staffing firm, there’s a good chance that the answer from both management and other staff would... More
Yee-ha! It’s springtime, and it’s time for a roundup of Online Staffing/Human Cloud platform developments!
So you ask, what is a “roundup?” Well, Merriam-Webster defines... More
I wish I called it. But I can honestly say that someone in my team did.
The news last week of SAP’s intention to buy Fieldglass brought to mind a situation I was involved in two years... More
Headlines may focus on the great perks companies dole out to employees — think Google, Apple, Amazon — but this year’s best staffing firms to work for got more praise for their... More