Recent Updates

Healthcare firms make acquisitions

September 1, 2015

Private equity firm Onex Corp. (TSX: OCX) acquired Hospital Physician Partners through its Schumacher Group subsidiary, and Texas-based NorthStar Anesthesia acquired Anesthesia Staffing Consultants, a Detroit-based anesthesia management company whose services include locum tenens.


Cross Country completes sale of education business

September 1, 2015

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. completed the sale of  its education business for an aggregate purchase price of $8.0 million plus potential earn-outs.


DLH Holdings revenue rises 7%

September 1, 2015

DLH Holdings Corp. (NASD: DLHC), an Atlanta-based provider of healthcare and logistics staffing and solutions to the federal government, reported revenue rose 6.9% in its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, due primarily to contracts awarded in 2014 and expansion of existing contracts.


TeamHealth names new general counsel and chief HR officer

September 1, 2015

Team Health Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH) named Steve Clifton executive VP, general counsel and corporate secretary and named Eric Norman as chief human resources officer


Handing over the keys — Staffing Stream

September 1, 2015

Did you ever consider when it might be time to hand over the keys to your company, so to speak? Some owners Some owners have want to run the company indefinitely while others plan to cash out via a merger or acquisition. Which of these two scenarios might fit you?


Beware legal risks in competitive hiring environment

September 1, 2015

Tortious interference with a contract, aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty, and misappropriation of trade secrets rank as the most common legal claims brought in a competitive hiring situation. Learn way to minimize risk from prior employment contracts.


2015 list of fastest-growing US staffing firms

August 31, 2015

  • Revenue at the 10 fastest-growing firms had a median compound annual growth rate of 61.0%.
  • 102 firms qualified for the list with compound annual growth rates of 15 percent or more.
  • IT represented the biggest chunk of firms with 36% reporting IT staffing was one of their top segments.

North American Listed Staffing 2Q15 Financial Results

August 27, 2015

  • Among 24 publicly traded North American staffing companies, 2Q15 revenue increased by a median 7.6% year-over-year.
  • Seventy-five percent experienced positive y/y organic revenue growth, up from 1Q15's 68%.
  • Sixty-three percent reported positive net income, up from 46% in 1Q15.

The million-billion-dollar question: What’s next for the human cloud?

August 26, 2015

There is great interest in the emerging human cloud market for a variety of reasons. The million-billion-dollar question is what will happen next? 


2015 Largest Direct Hire Firms in the United States

August 26, 2015

  • Report ranks eight firms that generated more than $25 million in direct hire revenue in the U.S.
  • Three largest: Robert Half International, MRINetwork (CDI Corporation), Allegis Group
  • Added together, the firms generated $1.1 billion, or 14% of the market