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Promoted: Experts address manufacturing`s talent shortages, skills gap and other unique challenges affecting the manufacturing sector

September 24, 2014

U.S. manufacturing is making a comeback, writes John Hollon, editorial vice president for TLNT.com. Manufacturing has been growing steadily and now supports an estimated 17.4 million jobs in the United States. More to the point, more than 12 million Americans, or 9 percent of the workforce,... More


Measure for measure: Focus on the right data

September 24, 2014

Whether you call it a scorecard or dashboard or a quarterly or monthly business review, how you monitor, measure and maintain your program is going to be based on data. But what data is the key consideration, as most buyers get it wrong.


All out of love? How to get it back

September 24, 2014

If you're no longer feeling the love from your suppliers, you're not alone. But there are things you can do to inject excitement into your staffing partnership.


Court rejects attorney’s overtime demand against buyer, staffing firm

September 24, 2014

A federal judge in New York last week dismissed a class action lawsuit brought by an attorney working through a staffing firm against a buyer and its provider for overtime pay.


Save money … hire women?

September 24, 2014

Earlier this week, an Australian entrepreneur caused a Twitter backlash by suggesting companies could save money by hiring women instead of men. 


How do you rate your VMS or MSP?

September 24, 2014

Based on responses from our 2014 Contingent Buyer Survey for North America, we calculated net promoter scores for VMS and MSP offerings from both program and engagement managers.


Will Silicon Valley start-ups bust the 1099 model?

September 24, 2014

The Independent Contractor Compliance blog discusses whether Silicon Valley start-up tech companies that use the independent contractor workforce model are exposing themselves and their investors to liabilities that could drive them out of business or cause them to change to a W-2 model.


Be the company people want to work for — Staffing Stream

September 17, 2014

Now more than ever it is imperative companies have efficient and effective internal recruiting and hiring practices, writes Beth Tucker in The Staffing Stream.


Healthcare staffing firms feature prominently on 2014 lists

September 17, 2014

Largest healthcare staffing firms lineup may change next year; healthcare staffing firms a presence on fastest-growing staffing firms list.


Healthcare staffing to be $10.9 billion market in 2015

September 17, 2014

Healthcare staffing revenue growth is accelerating this year after decelerating in 2013, Staffing Industry Analysts’ President Barry Asin announced last week.