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US Seasonality Tool

February 5, 2015

  • This tool provides a seasonality score for 907 industries
  • Find out which industries experience peak demand in certain months
  • Use this tool to identify sales opportunities or balance your seasonal workflow 

Demand surges for healthcare professionals, AMN exec says

February 4, 2015

A surge in demand for healthcare professionals that began in the middle of 2014 is continuing, said Ralph Henderson, president of Healthcare Staffing at AMN Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: AMN).

Whistleblowers can help mitigate risk, but employers need a well-drafted policy

February 4, 2015

Even companies with the best of intentions can have a situation arise where an employee or contractor steps up to call attention to dangerous or criminal situations. Here’s why you should be prepared for such a case with policies regarding whistleblowers.

Hey Jersey! Know your ABCs of IC classification

February 4, 2015

New Jersey adopts the so-called ABC test for employee vs. independent contractor classifications, a test that weighs heavily against employers.

VMS technology vendors continue to differentiate in a crowded market

February 4, 2015

VMS providers differentiate themselves by focusing on key themes. What are you looking for in a VMS?

IC misclassifications result in hundreds of thousands in back wages

February 4, 2015

Continuing its focus on independent contractor misclassification, the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division recently announced several companies are being required to pay hundreds of thousands in back pay for IC misclassification and overtime violations.

The coming revolution at work, brace yourself

February 4, 2015

There’s a revolution coming in the wold of work, according to Staffing Industry Analysts’ President Barry Asin, specifically with advancements in artificial intelligence. What does that mean for the contingent workforce? Read what he has to say about what's to come in The Staffing Stream.... More

You can save with a total talent management strategy, but watch out for the risks

February 4, 2015

Total talent management may be young as a strategy, but it does show promise for cost savings in a few key areas. Here are two.

SIA Webinar replay: Total talent management

February 4, 2015

In this webinar replay, industry experts discuss total talent management as a strategy to optimize competitive performance from these varied labor pools.

Four ways to improve your recruitment process right now — Staffing Stream

February 3, 2015

Async Interview CEO Christopher Young writes about four ways to improve recruiting in The Staffing Stream.