Recent Updates

2015 Global 100 - The World’s Largest Staffing & Recruitment Firms

September 7, 2015

  • Which firms are the largest in the world
  • How they break down by market share and geography
  • Who has joined the list and who has left

Implications of NLRB “Indirect Control” Joint Employer Standard

September 4, 2015

  • Our Staffing Law Updates provide you with information and advice on legal and regulatory changes impacting the world of contingent work.

With mandatory program governance comes great responsibilities

September 2, 2015

Mandatory participation can yield great benefits to an organization, but puts significant responsibility on program owners to deliver.

NLRB expands definition of joint employment of temps

September 2, 2015

The NLRB ruled last week to expand the definition of joint employment, allowing a union to negotiate with a staffing buyer over both directly hired and staffing firm workers. 

Brazil proposes relaxed outsourced worker limitations, clarifies temporary work

September 2, 2015

Celebrations for outsourcing regulation in Brazil may be premature but staffing providers may benefit from clarity on temporary work

Movers, shakers: Fastest-growing staffing suppliers on new 2015 list

September 2, 2015

Looking to make your program more effective? Want to partner with suppliers who can provide quality talent and have established best practices? Then take a look at some of the up-and-coming staffing suppliers. 

Judge rules Uber IC case can proceed as a class action

September 2, 2015

Uber received a blow in court Tuesday when a federal judge in California approved class action status in a case where drivers claim they were improperly treated as independent contractors instead of employees.

Travelers Haven expands headquarters — Promoted

September 1, 2015

Travelers Haven celebrates triple digit growth over past three years, nearly doubles traveler placements


2015 Largest Retained Search Firms in the United States

September 1, 2015

  • Report ranks nine firms that generated at least $25 million in U.S. retained search revenue in 2014
  • Three largest: Korn/Ferry International, Heidrick & Struggles International, Spencer Stuart
  • Added together, the firms generated $1.4 billion, or 25% of the market

Health expenditures to rise

September 1, 2015

According to recently released data from the US Department of Health and Human Services, overall growth in health expenditures is projected to accelerate to an average of 5.8% per annum from 2014 – 2024, a sharp increase from the levels seen from 2008 – 2013.