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Blog: Five reasons we are still bullish on IT staffing

April 9, 2014

We are into the fourth month of 2014 and the IT staffing market is still cruising, and here are five reasons we are still bullish on IT staffing.


H-1B caps reached in first week

April 9, 2014

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced Monday the number of H-1B visas requested exceeded the annual caps in the first week.


Proposed rule change may allow H-1B spouses to hold jobs

April 9, 2014

Spouses of workers in the U.S. on H-1B visas may soon be allowed to find employment, according to an announcement Monday by the White House. 


SAP acquiring VMS provider Fieldglass

April 9, 2014

Business software giant SAP announced March 26 it planned to acquire Fieldglass, one of the largest VMS providers.


CEO of CDI steps down

April 9, 2014

CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) President and CEO Paulett Eberhart stepped down, the company announced. 


IT hiring less than predicted in Q1, report says

April 9, 2014

Full-time and contingent IT hiring fell short of predictions in the first quarter, according to survey results from TEKsystems.


TechServe names board of directors

April 9, 2014

TechServe Alliance formally announced its 2014 board of directors.


IT contractors in UK predict pay increase

April 9, 2014

For the third consecutive year, IT contractors are expecting a pay increase, according to research carried out by professional umbrella employment provider, giant group.


Precluding Class Actions? Not So Fast

April 9, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on the validity of arbitration agreements that preclude class-actions, but the National Labor Relations Board has other ideas when it comes to employment agreements.


Feeling Lucky? You Could Be an H-1B Visa Lottery Winner

April 9, 2014

Companies hoping to bring in H-1B visa workers this year will have to depend on their luck. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced Monday the number of visas requested exceeded the annual caps in the first week. The agency will now hold a lottery to determine who will get the visas.