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Think before you cold call

November 10, 2015

A procurement professional discusses how a few changes in behavior can increase a supplier’s success rate.


IT skills shortage drives salaries, retention difficulty: Harvey Nash report

November 10, 2015

A long-term IT skills shortage is driving tech salaries up and making it hard for companies to retain talent, according to the fourth annual Harvey Nash Technology Survey.


Lessons from the first hires of major tech companies — Staffing Stream

November 10, 2015

An infographic aims to look beyond the charismatic founders that in many cases have become synonymous with their companies, in order to celebrate the contributions of their first hires.


Private equity firm invests in IT staffing provider

November 10, 2015

Private equity firm New State Capital Partners invested in NWN Corp., whose services include IT staffing and managed services. The company has more than 2,600 customers in 49 states.


IT jobs surpass 5 million level, TechServe reports

November 10, 2015

The number of IT jobs in the US rose 0.2% in October from September to more than 5.0 million jobs, the TechServe Alliance reported. 


People: Volt exec takes CEO role on permanent basis

November 10, 2015

Volt Information Sciences named Michael Dean as president and CEO on a permanent basis and Syntel announced the upcoming retirement of CFO Arvind Godbole.


Confidence at record high for IT workers

November 10, 2015

The Randstad Technologies’ employee confidence index for IT workers rose to an all-time high reading. The index measures IT workers’ confidence in their personal employment situation and optimism in the economic environment.


TEKsystems: Hiring plans rising for full-time IT employees

November 10, 2015

IT leaders’ plans for hiring full-time employees are on the rise, according to TEKsystems’ quarterly “reality check” survey. However, expectations for hiring temporary employees reflect more volatility.


IT staffing M&A: The JM Group, ettain, Tiger Information Systems

November 10, 2015

IT staffing firm merger and acquisition activity in the past month includes Staffing 360 Solutions Inc.’s (NASD: STAF) acquisition of The JM Group, ettain group’s acquisition of Timberhorn IT Solutions and Chartwell Staffing Solutions’ acquisition of Tiger Information Systems. 


SI Report Webinar - November 2015

November 10, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Book of lists, Affordable Care Act, Tenure limits and IT staffing covered
  • Approximately 1 hour