Recent Updates

Should you require your suppliers to offer health coverage to temps?

July 1, 2015

Should staffing suppliers be required to provide their contingent workers with healthcare coverage that is compliant under the Affordable Care Act?


Early adopter temps joining online staffing platforms; Follow to be competitive

July 1, 2015

Organizations can’t afford to sit on the sidelines in the war for talent, Editor and Publisher Subadhra Sriram notes in The Staffing Stream. Some temps are early adopters of online staffing platforms, and you should be there as well. 


Appropriations bill strips DOL of misclassification funds

July 1, 2015

The US House Appropriations Committee last week approved a bill that strips the Department of Labor of its funding in the 2016 budget for its worker misclassification program, according to the National Association of Home Builders.


Independent workforce swells to 18 million full-time workers

July 1, 2015

The independent workforce grew 12% over the past five years, reaching nearly 18 million full-time independent workers in 2015, according to the first release of data from MBO Partners’ 2015 State of Independence in America research. 


2015 Temporary Worker Survey: To what degree did your staffing agency coach you regarding the interviewing process and hiring company culture?

June 30, 2015

  • About half of temporary workers say more should be done to prep temps
  • Coaching/preparation key to temp satisfaction
  • Most in need of improvement: communication about assignment details

Financial Results Calendar H1 2015

June 30, 2015

  • See a complete list of financial results across the staffing industry so far in 2015
  • Find out how your competitors or suppliers fared
  • See dates for future financial results releases
  • All events listed are covered in the Daily News 

New tool helps healthcare staffing firms assess markets on an occupational basis

June 26, 2015

A landmark research tool enables staffing firms to track the market size, temporary penetration rate, and growth trajectory of more than 800 occupations.


Avoid that trap: Dodging five pitfalls that could derail your staffing firm

June 26, 2015

Each day, a new challenge arrives at the doorsteps of staffing companies as they consciously work to respond to, and get ahead of, broader market trends, client expectations and financial pressures from all sides.


Travelers Haven Portal connects businesses with rental properties — Promoted

June 26, 2015

We may be the nation's largest supplier of temporary housing to the healthcare industry, but that doesn’t mean we'll ever stop growing or innovating. This year we’ve built even smarter solutions to simplify and streamline healthcare housing needs.


How to accelerate the sales rep learning curve — Staffing Stream

June 26, 2015

Hiring a new employee is always an investment, but hiring a sales person typically requires an even greater outlay before you see a return.