Recent Updates

52% of North American IT firms to raise headcount

July 9, 2014

More than half of IT organizations are increasing IT staff headcount this year, a study finds.


IT staffing mergers and acquisitions over past month

July 9, 2014

Firms announcing acquisitions include Artech, Peoplelink, Judge Group and HireBetter.


Volt’s Q2 revenue falls, but net loss shrinks

July 9, 2014

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI) revenue fell 13.1 percent year over year in its fiscal second quarter.


Randstad invests in online freelancer platform

July 9, 2014

Randstad Holding nv is investing in Berlin-based twago, an online marketplace for freelance work.


Infosys hires former SAP exec as CEO

July 9, 2014

Information technology services firm Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY) named Vishal Sikka as CEO and managing director.


Ciber names new CEO

July 9, 2014

Ciber Inc. named Michael Boustridge as president and CEO, replacing Dave Peterschmidt.


Former oDesk CEO joins venture capital firm

July 9, 2014

The former CEO of online staffing firm oDesk, Gary Swart, joined venture capital firm Polaris Partners.


News report claims H-1B backlash

July 9, 2014

The Associated Press reports there is a backlash among some U.S. workers against use of H-1B workers.


2014 Largest Staffing and Talent Engagement Firms in the United States

July 9, 2014

  • Largest staffing and talent engagement firms generated $74.1 billion in 2013 U.S. revenue
  • 124 firms qualified for the list, the highest number since 2000
  • 55% of firms noted professional temporary staffing as largest segment; 32% noted commercial staffing as largest segment

Do you have what it takes to run your own program?

July 9, 2014

When building or transforming a contingent workforce program, one of the most important decisions you will  make is whether to  outsource implementation and delivery to a managed service provider (MSP) or to deliver the program using in-house resources.