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2015 Temporary Workers Survey: Preferences, Satisfaction and Agency Selection & Cumulative Index to 2009-2014 Surveys

November 3, 2015

  • 6,000 temps from 67 firms surveyed
  • Temp medical insurance, satisfaction, preferred contact method
  • Assignment lengths, pay, how they pick agency
  • 190 page report accumulates all previous temp/contingent surveys

Buyers' Annual Contingent Workforce Spend

November 2, 2015

  • Median annual CW spend was $100 million
  • CW spend positively correlated with buyer size
  • Buyers of primarily industrial staffing spent a lower median amount on their CW

Top Priorities for CW Programs

October 29, 2015

  • Buyers reported a wide range of top priorities for their CW programs
  • Most common priority was customer service to internal stakeholders
  • Second most common was reducing/controlling costs

October 2015 Healthcare Staffing Growth Assessment

October 28, 2015

  • Newly insured and an improving economy driving accelerating growth in healthcare staffing
  • While current environment is highly favorable for healthcare staffing, long-term trends are mixed
  • Learn what a value-based payment model means for healthcare staffing

Worker Profile Tracking - Understanding the Who, Where, and What of External Workforce

October 28, 2015

  • Achieve visibility into your entire workforce 
  • Full replay on demand (approx. 1 hour)
  • Download a pdf of the presentation

How Southwest Airlines Created a Preferred Talent Pool for Automated Self-Sourcing- October 2015

October 27, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Learn new automated self-sourcing capabilities
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

SOW in Contingent Workforce Programs

October 26, 2015

  • SOW comprised a median 20% share of buyers’ contingent workforce (CW) spend
  • Median SOW share of CW spend was lower among buyers of industrial staffing
  • Fifty-one percent of buyers indicated that SOW is incorporated into their CW program

2015 North America Staffing Company Survey: Investment plans for the next two years, and reported highest-return investments

October 25, 2015

  • Top planned investments about internal staff
  • Plans correlate mostly with historical returns
  • But is technology underinvested?

Selling to the U.S. federal government: The 2015 list of staffing firms seeking a mentor-protégé partnership

October 23, 2015

  • List of companies interested in mentor-protégé programs
  • Includes specific segment, location, and contact details
  • List includes 15 potential mentors and 87 potential protégé firms

2015 Staffing Company Survey: Expectations, plans, and preferences with respect to the Affordable Care Act

October 20, 2015

  • 61% of staffing firms will offer major medical to temps
  • A quarter of firms either don't have a carrier or a price quote
  • Self-insurance more popular among larger firms