Recent Updates

Is your supplier selling you the right thing?

June 10, 2015

Are your staffing providers actively marketing what you are looking for? Based on our surveys, the answer is no. Editor and Publisher Subadhra R. Sriram explains why you should look beyond it in the Staffing Stream.


Economic roundup: Employment indicators

June 10, 2015

A summary of employment and economic statistics as reported by applicable government agencies.


SI Report Webinar - June 2015

June 9, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • 2015 Temporary worker survey
  • Approximately 1 hour

2015 Temporary Worker Survey: Are temporary workers turning to online staffing services for employment?

June 3, 2015

  • Majority of traditional temps not aware of online staffing
  • But among those familiar, 38% are using it
  • Higher paid/older temps more likely to be familiar with it

Compact moves forward, would ease physician licensing across state lines

June 3, 2015

The Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission is now being established now that more than seven states have enacted the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact into law.


Don’t be an invisible recruiter

June 3, 2015

What makes any recruiter successful? What gives you the edge to become part of the elite? 


Don’t oversurvey stakeholders: Establish relevance

June 3, 2015

Surveying stakeholders for program service satisfaction and talent quality measures  is a critical step for many reasons, but how does a program manager execute a survey regimen that will be relevant and drive change?


New offering allows companies to source directly through VMS

June 3, 2015

Ten months after buying freelancer management system OnForce, Beeline announced a new plugin that enables organizations to self-source freelancer talent alongside staffing agency searches via the VMS. 


Today’s world of work: Online platforms, smart phones and millennials

June 3, 2015

The way people work is changing thanks to globalization, structural changes in the economy, mobile Internet use and generational shifts, according to a report released last week by Mary Meeker of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.


IC updates: Uber driver ruling; proposed bill aims to clarify contractor status, aid employers

June 3, 2015

An Uber driver was ruled an employee while, separately, a legislator introduced a new bill to help employers by clarifying IC status.