Recent Updates

Contingent labor is simple, engaging them another paradigm

March 11, 2015

Technologies may be catching up to various talent management needs, but they will not replace the need for staffing firms.

Western provinces to be hurt most by temp foreign worker reduction

March 11, 2015

Canada’s plan to reduce the number of temporary foreign workers coming into the country — and being used overall — will not have the desired effect, warns a new report from the Canada West Foundation. 

Yin and Yang: The difference between outsourcing and outplacement

March 11, 2015

Many confuse the terms, and while outsourcing and outplacement complement each other and staffing, they are different. Here’s how organizations stand to benefit.

White House initiative aims to close skills gap

March 11, 2015

President Obama announced this week the launch of an initiative intended to provide Americans with the skills needed for well-paying jobs. The initiative, called TechHire, will provide access to training programs through universities and other channels.

SIA research: A global MSP overview

March 11, 2015

The global legal landscape is complex, which inevitably makes buyers cautious about rolling out an MSP internationally. However, by structuring programs the right way and taking legal considerations into account, program managers should be able to expand into any country they wish. Learn how in... More

Demand for ICT professionals up in Australia as business confidence rises

March 10, 2015

The jobs outlook in Australia for information and communications technology professionals is strengthening, according to a Peoplebank index.

Insights from Fast-Growing Industrial Staffing Firms

March 10, 2015

  • We interviewed CEOs at seven fast-growing industrial staffing firms
  • The seven firms achieved organic average annual revenue growth of 43% from 2009 to 2013, compared with 13% growth in the segment
  • CEOs discussed competitive differentiators, growth drivers, outlook, and the Affordable Care Act... More

SI Report Webinar - March 2015

March 10, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • New volatility tool and internal employee compensation estimator
  • Approximately 1 hour

Global Contingent Market Estimate

March 10, 2015

This insight provides an estimate of the size of the contingent market broken down by:

  • Temporaries/Temporary Agency Workers (TAW)
  • Other Temporaries
  • Independent Contractors
  • Statement of Work (SOW) Consultants

US Employment Volatility Tool

March 9, 2015

  • The US Employment Volatility Tool can be used to identify historically volatile and stable industries
  • The tool provides a volatility score for 901 US industries, using employment data from as far back as 1950
  • Interactive chart allows user to determine to what degree an industry's volatility... More