Recent Updates

Volt Information Sciences net revenue falls 12% in fiscal Q2

June 10, 2015

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE MKT: VISI) reported net revenue fell 11.7% to $385.2 million in its fiscal second quarter ended May 3.


ManpowerGroup buys Greythorn’s tech, finance staffing ops in Australia, Singapore

June 10, 2015

ManpowerGroup Inc. (NYSE: MAN) acquired the Australian and Singaporean arm of Greythorn, a professional services and recruitment firm targeting the technology and finance sectors.


Beeline VMS enhances OnForce FMS integration — Staffing Stream

June 10, 2015

Beeline is enhancing the integration between its vendor management system and its OnForce online staffing operation it acquired last year.


CEO of IT staffing firm TSR takes medical leave

June 10, 2015

IT staffing firm TSR Inc.’s (NASD: TSRI) board of directors on June 4 granted a 90-day medical leave of absence to Joseph Hughes, chairman, CEO, president and treasurer.


Chief information officers plan more hiring in US, less in Canada

June 10, 2015

US chief information officers plan to add more IT staff in the second half  than in the first half, according to the Robert Half Technology. However, Canadian CIOs plan to hire fewer workers.


IT staffing M&A: Global Networkers, The Hiring Insiders

June 10, 2015

IT staffing firm mergers & acquisitions in the last month include BCforward’s acquisition of Global Networkers and machineLOGIC’s acquisition of The Hiring Insiders.


IT workers feel less stress, TEKsystems finds

June 10, 2015

Stress levels for IT professionals have decreased sharply since 2014, according to TEKsystems.


Growing CW usage, big changes in labor market

June 10, 2015

With contingent talent on the rise, companies that don’t make an effort to engage non-employee workers will face challenges as the competition for talent grows tougher. 


Volvo Group extends program that includes training, temp employment

June 10, 2015

Volvo Group will continue a temporary worker training program in Sweden that teaches industrial skills needed in manufacturing to about 400 young people per year. 


OSHA to provide temp worker safety program update

June 10, 2015

At an OSHA committee meeting this month, the Temporary Workers Work Group will provide an update and deliver recommendations on workplace protections for temporary workers.