Recent Updates

US Employment Volatility Tool

March 9, 2015

  • The US Employment Volatility Tool can be used to identify historically volatile and stable industries
  • The tool provides a volatility score for 901 US industries, using employment data from as far back as 1950
  • Interactive chart allows user to determine to what degree an industry's volatility... More

The Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Healthcare Providers

March 5, 2015

  • Twenty-eight US states have expanded Medicaid, additional states considering expansion
  • Medicaid expansion boosting profitability of hospital systems
  • Healthcare staffing firms' results positive, but no noticeable difference yet between expansion and non-expansion states

The Middleman MSP: A Global Overview

March 5, 2015

  • Review of MSP structures in 20 staffing markets
  • While there are certainly legal considerations to take into account, by structuring programmes in the correct way, they should not prevent programme managers from expanding programmes into any country they wish.
  • There is no one-size-fits-all MSP... More

Recruitment marketing: The basics — Staffing Stream

March 4, 2015

Recruitment professionals shouldn’t “sell” a company or position; they must take on the role of the marketer and embody the brand.


Save your company money every time you book a hotel — Promoted

March 4, 2015

Travelers Haven announced Hotel Engine for Business reduced average hotel spend for clients by 23%.


Employee ‘churn’ in healthcare industry recovers and then some

March 4, 2015

The number of quits in the Healthcare and Social Assistance sector are at the highest level since the government began measuring it in 2001.


AMN revenue rises in Q4 led by nurse and allied

March 4, 2015

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS), the largest US healthcare staffing firm, reported fourth-quarter revenue rose 12.5%.


Accountable completes equity raise, plans acquisitions

March 4, 2015

Healthcare staffing firm Accountable Healthcare Holdings Corp. completed its fifth round equity raise. 


Healthcare jobs grew faster in ACA expansion states, Fitch says

March 4, 2015

States that expanded health insurance access under the ACA saw faster growth in healthcare jobs than those that did not.


Aequor Healthcare acquires Therapy Staff

March 4, 2015

Aequor Healthcare Services acquired Therapy Staff in a deal that closed Feb. 13.