Recent Updates

ACA helps drive increase in hospital admissions, staffing firms benefit

February 3, 2015

Hospital admissions have improved partly as a result of the ACA, and that is helping staffing firms.


North American Staffing Mergers and Acquisitions 2014

January 30, 2015

  • Staffing Industry Analysts noted 70 publicly announced acquisitions of staffing firms in North America in 2014.
  • Healthcare and IT staffing firms were the most frequent targets.

The employer mandate is starting to kick in. Where do you stand?

January 28, 2015

Now that Jan. 1 has come and gone, the employer mandate portion of the Affordable Care Act is in partial effect. Are you paying more for your contingent workers now?


Plan to grow your contingent workforce? Understand its components first.

January 28, 2015

Buyers are projecting to increase the size of their contingent workforces. Are you among them?


Expect your time-to-fill rates to increase

January 28, 2015

It may start to take longer to fill your job reqs, according to recent studies. But don't pin all the blame on your providers.


NLRB changes the rules on independent contractor classification

January 28, 2015

In a surprising move, the National Labor Relations Board created a new test for employers to determine whether an individual is an independent contractor or employee under federal labor law, reversing course from a Court of Appeals decision. 


One temp dies, another injured in fish oil plant explosion

January 28, 2015

OSHA has cited four companies following an explosion that killed one temporary worker and injured another at a Mississippi fish oil plant last summer.


SIA Conference: 2015 CWS Summit Europe

January 28, 2015

Creating and delivering a strategic and effective contingent workforce program is no easy feat. The CWS Summit Europe in Amsterdam provides the road map to drive program success through planning and savvy strategies. 


Don't believe the Millennial hype

January 28, 2015

It is a common stereotype that Millennials in the American workforce, those ranging in age from teenagers to 30-somethings, lack the motivation, inner drive and professionalism of previous waves of workers. Marc Berman, president of Vector Technical Resources, refutes that perception and offers... More


Total Talent Management: 2015 - The Journey Continues - January 2015

January 25, 2015

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Insights into managing and deploying a total talent management model
  • Duration approximately 1 hour