Recent Updates

Beyond the Daily: Where’s the Trust, The IT 15, Get That Degree

May 19, 2014

We include developments from the Staffing Industry Daily News and The Staffing Stream to help you focus on emerging movements that could shape your business for the better.


You Ask/We Answer: RPO

May 19, 2014

Which industry is using recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) the most?


May 2014 Retained Search Growth Update

May 16, 2014

  • SIA projects growth in the U.S. retained search market of 12% in 2014 to $6.0 billion
  • Oddly, financial services industry noted as a driver of demand in both the retained search and outplacement markets

2014 Contingent Buyers Survey: What drives use of contingent labor?

May 14, 2014

  • Variable and unpredictable workloads, lower risk with "try before you buy", and rapid business growth encourage use of contingent labor
  • Learning curve and loyalty factors discourage use of contingent labor
  • Buyers of professional labor are more concerned with finding quality workers,... More

Staffing Stream: Don’t be a sales schmuck

May 14, 2014

Even though many salespeople are far from the coercive schmucks portrayed in movies, most salespeople forget to ask themselves a critical question.


Are you effectively controlling your hotel costs in this market? — Sponsor Content

May 14, 2014

Online booking sites can be great for a good deal, but not when you need to book a trip longer than three weeks.


National Hospital Week is this week

May 14, 2014

This week, May 11 to 17, is National Hospital Week, the American Hospital Association announced.


US healthcare workers more confident in Q1, Randstad says

May 14, 2014

Healthcare workers’ confidence level rose in the first quarter, according to the Randstad U.S. Healthcare Employee Confidence Index.


Contract watch: Oklahoma hospital group awards RPO deal

May 14, 2014

Supplemental Health Care’s recruitment process outsourcing program is being implemented by EASTAR Health System.


Private equity invests in UK firm

May 14, 2014

Temporary staffing firm Hallam Medical has secured a £3.3 million (US$5.6 million) investment from private equity house Key Capital Partners.