Recent Updates

Chief information officers plan more hiring in US, less in Canada

June 10, 2015

US chief information officers plan to add more IT staff in the second half  than in the first half, according to the Robert Half Technology. However, Canadian CIOs plan to hire fewer workers.

IT staffing M&A: Global Networkers, The Hiring Insiders

June 10, 2015

IT staffing firm mergers & acquisitions in the last month include BCforward’s acquisition of Global Networkers and machineLOGIC’s acquisition of The Hiring Insiders.

IT workers feel less stress, TEKsystems finds

June 10, 2015

Stress levels for IT professionals have decreased sharply since 2014, according to TEKsystems.

Growing CW usage, big changes in labor market

June 10, 2015

With contingent talent on the rise, companies that don’t make an effort to engage non-employee workers will face challenges as the competition for talent grows tougher. 

Volvo Group extends program that includes training, temp employment

June 10, 2015

Volvo Group will continue a temporary worker training program in Sweden that teaches industrial skills needed in manufacturing to about 400 young people per year. 

OSHA to provide temp worker safety program update

June 10, 2015

At an OSHA committee meeting this month, the Temporary Workers Work Group will provide an update and deliver recommendations on workplace protections for temporary workers.

Contract watch: Avaya signs RPO deal

June 10, 2015

Telecommunications firm Avaya brought in Futurestep to provide a recruitment process outsourcing program for operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as Asia Pacific.

Is your supplier selling you the right thing?

June 10, 2015

Are your staffing providers actively marketing what you are looking for? Based on our surveys, the answer is no. Editor and Publisher Subadhra R. Sriram explains why you should look beyond it in the Staffing Stream.

Economic roundup: Employment indicators

June 10, 2015

A summary of employment and economic statistics as reported by applicable government agencies.

SI Report Webinar - June 2015

June 9, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • 2015 Temporary worker survey
  • Approximately 1 hour