Recent Updates

1Q14 Financial results for public staffing companies

May 20, 2014

  • Seventy-six percent of public staffing firms reported positive y/y revenue growth in 1Q14, down from 82% in 4Q13.
  • Median revenue grew by 6.5% y/y among 21 publicly listed staffing companies.
  • Eighty-one percent of public staffing firms reported positive net income in 1Q14.

May 2014 Outplacement Growth Update

May 20, 2014

  • Mixed Q1 results reported by publicly held companies. 
  • Adecco reported double-digit U.S. outplacement revenue growth, partly driven by the financial and pharmaceutical industries. 
  • Three percent decline projected for U.S. outplacement market in 2014.

By the Numbers: MSP and RPO

May 19, 2014

  • MSP use among core staffing buyers.
  • Staffing firms offering MSP vs. staffing firms offering RPO.
  • RPO use among core staffing buyers

The Buzz: Get the Data

May 19, 2014

An online staffing platform focuses on finding these project consultants.


The Other Side: The Explorer, Uninitiated

May 19, 2014

Contingents have to wear many hats to survive, excel.


Power Seller: Idea Lab

May 19, 2014

Packaging and selling your value proposition through innovative thinking.


Power Seller: Idea Lab

May 19, 2014

Packaging and selling your value proposition through innovative thinking.


Expert's Corner: The Road Less Traveled

May 19, 2014

Lessons learned from selling, providing human capital solutions.


Safety First: Fatal temp injuries draw OSHA’s attention

May 19, 2014

Increased attention from OSHA and rising workers’ comp costs are creating a greater need for client selection, safety and training.


State by State: Best & worst legal locations for staffing firms

May 19, 2014

Local laws can affect the industry. Take a look at the best and worst states for staffing.