Recent Updates

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.

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. 


Global Power 50, Women in Staffing List

May 15, 2015

For the first time in its 25-year history, Staffing Industry Analysts is compiling a list to honor the most influential women in the staffing industry. If you think your staffing partner is one of the industry’s best and brightest, read Publisher and Editor Subadhra Sriram’s call for nominations. ... More


Remote I-9 rules: To notarize or not

May 15, 2015

In the last two weeks, we’ve covered how CW managers can work with staffing providers to ensure workers’ eligibility and I-9 compliance. Another area of concern is remote contingent workers that companies engage directly as part of their in-house temp pool.


Tested strategies for contingent workforce engagement

May 15, 2015

Contingent worker engagements are varied and complex. Requests, sourcing, selection, onboarding, assignment management, offboarding, payrolling and independent contractors. Do you know what the tested strategies and best practices are when it comes to these critical areas?