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Contingent Share of Workforce

August 14, 2015

  • Average share of workers who are contingent remained at 18% among buyers surveyed
  • Half of buyers expected their contingent share to grow over next two years
  • Median projected growth in number of contingent workers over next two years was 17%

The model dilemma: How should you manage your program? Part 2

August 12, 2015

This is the second and final installment introducing various management models organizations can choose for their programs.  


Judge to decide Uber IC case class action status; more gig firms go W-2

August 12, 2015

Both sides in the Uber misclassification case in California appeared in federal court last Thursday to argue over class action status, according to news reports. Separately, two more gig economy firms opted for going with W-2 workers instead of independent contractors.


Court: DOL acted in ‘bad faith,’ upholds judgement in IC case

August 12, 2015

The 5th Circuit Court awarded attorneys’ fees to a company that prevailed in what the court deemed a bad-faith independent contractor classification case brought by the US Department of Labor.


What does the ideal consultant look like?

August 12, 2015

It takes a special breed to succeed as a consultant. Myriam Pericles, president of Alpha and Omega Consulting Group, writes about the qualities you and your recruiters should be looking for in Staffing Industry Review


SIA premium content

August 11, 2015

2015 VMS & MSP Competitive Landscape report
ACA's effect on bill rates and strategies


Combating the skills shortage: Southwest is catching them young

August 11, 2015

Many companies lament the skills shortage, but how are they addressing the problem? Here's what Southwest Airlines is doing.


2015 Largest Marketing Creative Staffing Firms in the United States

August 11, 2015

  • Report ranks 9 firms that generated at least $25 million in marketing/creative temporary staffing revenue in 2014
  • Three largest: Creative Circle, Aquent, 24 Seven
  • Added together, firms generated $0.7 billion in revenue (66% of the market)

2015 Largest Clinical Scientific Staffing Firms in the United States

August 11, 2015

  • Report ranks 15 firms that generated at least $25 million in clinical/scientific temporary staffing revenue in 2014
  • Three largest: Aerotek (Allegis Group), Kelly Services, inVentiv Health
  • Added together, firms generated $1.6 billion (76% of the market)

SI Report Webinar - August 2015

August 11, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Geographic Opportunities Atlas tool demo
  • Approximately 1 hour