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Japan’s Worker Dispatch Act amendments would ease temp usage restrictions

August 20, 2014

Anticipated amendments to Japan’s Worker Dispatch Act could have a significant impact on the personnel policies and workforce management of Japanese companies, the most significant of which would be allowing companies to staff a greater number of positions with temporary workers for longer (indefinite)... More


2014 Largest Education Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • Four firms generated at least $25 million in education staffing revenue
  • Top three: PESG (Professional Educational Services Group), Kelly Services, Source4Teachers
  • Firms generated $0.4 billion (22% of the market)

2014 Largest Marketing/Creative Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • Seven firms generated at least $25 million in marketing/creative staffing revenue
  • Top three: Aquent, 24 Seven, Robert Half International
  • Firms generated $0.5 billion (45% of the market)

2014 Largest Clinical/Scientific Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 15 firms generated at least $25 million in legal staffing revenue
  • Top three: Aerotek (Allegis Group), Kelly Services, inVentiv Health
  • Firms generated $1.6 billion (75% of the market)

2014 Largest Legal Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 8 firms generated at least $25 million in legal staffing revenue
  • Top three: Adecco, Hudson Global, Update Legal
  • Firms generated $0.5 billion (54% of the market)

2014 Largest Finance/Accounting Staffing Firms in the United States

August 15, 2014

  • 11 firms generated at least $50 million in U.S. finance/accounting revenue
  • Top three: Robert Half International, Randstad Professionals, Adecco
  • Firms generated $3.3 billion (52% of the market)

The human resources technology revolution — Staffing Stream

August 13, 2014

Stephen Robert Morse of SkillBridge discusses Human resources technology in a new post in The Staffing Stream.


Job and salary growth forecast for Indian IT sector

August 13, 2014

The number of jobs in India’s information technology sector is expected to increase 6 percent in the current financial year, reports domain-b.com.


TEKsystems, On Assignment among largest IT staffing firms

August 13, 2014

The five largest suppliers of information technology staffing in the U.S. include TEKsystems, On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) and more.


IT workers’ confidence slips in Q2

August 13, 2014

The Randstad Technologies Employee Confidence Index edged down in the second quarter to a reading of 58.7 from a first-quarter reading of 60.0.