Recent Updates

2015 Temporary Worker Survey: Current and planned participation in government healthcare exchanges

May 26, 2015

  • Thirty-eight percent of temps say they have signed up
  • Higher than temps projected previously
  • Heaviest users: lowest-paid, youngest and oldest

Contingent Workforce Management: A Global Framework for Managing Risk (Updated and Revised)

May 26, 2015

Follow the four-step guide in our Global Risk Management Framework to better understand and deal with contingent workforce risk around the world.


Freelancer Management Systems (FMS) Differentiators and Competitive Landscape

May 22, 2015

  • Profile of four leading FMS providers
  • The most in depth look at providers that exists
  • Learn about industries served, metrics, market size, and technical functionalities

North American Listed Staffing 1Q15 Financial Results

May 20, 2015

  • Among 22 publicly traded North American staffing companies, 1Q15 revenue increased by a median 5.2% year-over-year.
  • Sixty-eight percent experienced positive y/y organic revenue growth, down from 4Q14's 75%.
  • Forty-six percent reported positive net income, down from 71% in 4Q14.

Setting the Bar: Best Practices for CW Engagement - May 2015

May 20, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • CW engagement best practices
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

Appeals court tosses out summary judgment in New Jersey IC case

May 19, 2015

A federal appeals court officially tossed out a state court’s summary judgment in a New Jersey putative class action case involving delivery drivers for Sleepy’s LLC, a New York-based mattress seller.


US’ second-largest city goes for $15 minimum wage

May 19, 2015

Staffing buyers with operations in Los Angeles may soon have to pay more. The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.


The Working Week

May 19, 2015

With working time regulations never far from the headlines, this document provides a global overview taking into consideration maximum working hours, overtime pay, rest periods and break entitlements and holidays. 


SIA Webinar: Spend control for CW managers

May 15, 2015

Industry experts from Staffing Industry Analysts and contingent workforce consulting firm Brightfield Strategies share best practices, tools and techniques you can apply immediately to capture savings in your program without sacrificing quality, increasing risk or decreasing program efficiency.


Benchmarks: What do you consider your best CWM decision?

May 15, 2015

In our latest Contingent Buyer Survey, we asked respondents about their best strategic decisions regarding contingent labor.