Recent Updates

Temps vs. ICs: Don’t mix them when crafting your risk mitigation strategies

January 7, 2015

We’ve spent much time covering co-employment and independent contractor classification risks. Some CW managers, though, confuse the two issues when developing their mitigation strategies. Learn the distinction. 

Canada: Deportation case highlights need for oversight of temp foreign worker program

January 7, 2015

Facing deportation, a couple working in Canada since 2009 — and who have since had a child — accuse their immigration consultant of knowingly providing false information on their immigration applications, leading some to call for more oversight of the program, The Vancouver Sun reports.

Misclassified workers? What are your options?

January 7, 2015

Andrew G. Poulos, an enrolled agent with more than 18 years' accounting and tax experience, writes about the IRS’ Voluntary Classification Settlement Program on the Intuit Accountants News Central blog.

SIA Research: Contingent Buyers Survey Cumulative Report

January 7, 2015

This 385-page report comprises both the 2014 Contingent Buyers Survey and all previous such surveys, going back to 2006. Topics covered include: contingent use projections, acceptance levels of contingents, expectations regarding the Affordable Care Act, buyers’ best decisions, and program considerations... More

Citation - HRSA Projects Nursing Surplus

January 5, 2015

  • Surplus of 340,000 RNs predicted by 2025.
  • Revised projection driven by increased enrollments/graduations from nursing schools.
  • Sixteen states are projected to still have shortage.

December 2014 US Healthcare Staffing Growth Assessment

December 31, 2014

  • 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
  • Nursing shortage no longer projected through 2025

Financial Results Calendar 2014

December 31, 2014

  • See a complete list of financial results across the staffing industry in 2014
  • Find out how your competitors or suppliers fared
  • All events listed are covered in the Daily News 

North American News Report December 2014

December 31, 2014

  • Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labor markets in North America.
  • Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data.

December 2014 U.S. Growth Assessment: Information Technology Staffing

December 30, 2014

  • U.S. IT temporary staffing projected to grow 7% in 2015 and reach $27.8 billion
  • Over the last 14 years, IT employment has increased more than 41%, compared to just 3.3% for total employment
  • While numbers of U.S. computer science graduates are rising, the H-1B visa cap is limiting supply... More

2014 North America Contingent Buyers Survey & Cumulative Index to 2006-2013 Surveys

December 30, 2014

  • Accumulation and synthesis of all SIA contingent buyer surveys, 2006-2014
  • Contingent usage rates, plans, management strategies, metrics, best practices
  • 385 page Special Report