Recent Updates

Expect your time-to-fill rates to increase

January 28, 2015

It may start to take longer to fill your job reqs, according to recent studies. But don't pin all the blame on your providers.

NLRB changes the rules on independent contractor classification

January 28, 2015

In a surprising move, the National Labor Relations Board created a new test for employers to determine whether an individual is an independent contractor or employee under federal labor law, reversing course from a Court of Appeals decision. 

One temp dies, another injured in fish oil plant explosion

January 28, 2015

OSHA has cited four companies following an explosion that killed one temporary worker and injured another at a Mississippi fish oil plant last summer.

SIA Conference: 2015 CWS Summit Europe

January 28, 2015

Creating and delivering a strategic and effective contingent workforce program is no easy feat. The CWS Summit Europe in Amsterdam provides the road map to drive program success through planning and savvy strategies. 

Don't believe the Millennial hype

January 28, 2015

It is a common stereotype that Millennials in the American workforce, those ranging in age from teenagers to 30-somethings, lack the motivation, inner drive and professionalism of previous waves of workers. Marc Berman, president of Vector Technical Resources, refutes that perception and offers... More

Total Talent Management: 2015 - The Journey Continues - January 2015

January 25, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Insights into managing and deploying a total talent management model
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

2014 SIA Service Differentiators Report - VMS Initial Findings

January 23, 2015

  • Each year, Staffing Industry Analysts conducts a comprehensive assessment of Vendor Management Systems (VMS) and Managed Service Program (MSP) providers. 
  • The detailed reports provide insight to buyers about the latest features and functionality, service offerings, breadth of experience and... More

Game changer: Throwing quality data at the talent problem will help CW programs

January 21, 2015

Programs will face different talent challenges across the globe, with some areas expected to enter a recession and others to face talent shortages. Access to quality data is key to addressing each challenge.

Got change? Best practices from those in the know

January 21, 2015

Implementing or changing a program sets the stage for success or failure. Here's what program managers who have been through the process suggest you do.

Total talent management: Barely out of the swamp

January 21, 2015

The concept of “total talent management,” which seeks to integrate all aspects of workforce management and provide better insight into both workforces, has a ways to go.