Recent Updates

Working in Parallel: Staffing firm gets boost when it retools to help hospitals better manage temps

August 22, 2014

Many healthcare organizations still live in the dark ages, using spreadsheets or even paper and pencil to manage their workforces. One healthcare staffing provider revamped its own business model to help them do the same with theirs.

View From the Boardroom: Stepping Forward

August 22, 2014

Advocating for a bigger piece of the global workforce.

Straight Talk From the Customer: Do This, Not That

August 22, 2014

How to treat your customers to promote a symbiotic relationship.

Beyond the Daily: Ticking Upward; ACA Mandate; Mass Exodus

August 22, 2014

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

You Ask/We Answer: Jobs and ‘computerization’

August 22, 2014

What does “computerization” and “software substitution” mean for staffing.

2Q14 Financial Results for North America-Based Public Staffing Firms

August 21, 2014

  • Seventy-four percent of the companies in our report experienced y/y revenue growth in 2Q14, down from 1Q14’s 76% and 4Q13’s 82%.
  • Eighty-three percent of the companies in our report demonstrated positive earnings in 2Q14, up slightly from last quarter, when 81% of firms generated positive earnings.... More

The human resources technology revolution — Staffing Stream

August 20, 2014

Stephen Robert Morse of SkillBridge discusses Human resources technology in a new post in The Staffing Stream.

Travelers Haven delivers record low vacancy rates with comprehensive vacancy reduction — Sponsor Content

August 20, 2014

To decrease vacancy expenses, staffing firms turn to Travelers Haven because of its program to backfill unoccupied apartments.

2Q14 healthcare staffing earnings recap

August 20, 2014

Neither AMN nor Cross Country reported blockbuster Q2 results, but the tone of analyst calls was far rosier than in Q1.

Kforce’s $119 million deal only includes medical coder segment

August 20, 2014

Kforce Inc. (NYSE: KFRC) this month announced the sale of its healthcare information management business to RCM Acquisition Inc.