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RPO Market Developments

December 15, 2017

  • Understand the size and growth of the global Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) market
  • Identifies trends, predictions and looks at service adoption across the market
  • Highlights core benefits as demonstrated through case studies and examines buyer profiles and pricing models
  •  Identifies... More

Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey 2017: Americas - Cumulative Report

December 12, 2017

  • Trends, benchmarks and strategies
  • All analyzed results from our 2017 Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey
  • Also includes content from previous editions, going back to 2009

North America Staffing Company Survey 2017: Full Report

December 8, 2017

  • Operational ratios, benchmarks, & best practices
  • 439 staffing firm executives surveyed
  • 480 page report summarizes 9 years of surveys

Workforce Solutions Webinar – 2017, Future Shock, The State of Workforce

December 7, 2017

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Learn what it takes to build a solid support infrastructure for your CW program
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

VMS Market Developments Part 3: Differentiators

November 27, 2017

The purpose of this report is to highlight where demonstrated differentiation exists across providers. Each VMS provider was evaluated against criteria using a unique rating scale to assess capability and maturity in the areas of differentiation. 


Global Laws on Co-employment, Deemed Employment and Joint Liability in Staffing Relationships

November 13, 2017

  • This report looks at the differences between joint employment, joint liability and deemed employment and highlights some of the countries where these risks arise in relation to the use of contingent agency labor.

Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey 2017: Trends in management strategies and priorities

November 10, 2017

  • Report tracks 21 supplier management strategies 
  • 78% of companies use VMS, the most used strategy
  • Report identifies difference in usage based on program's primary skill set purchased and total contingent spend

Workforce Solutions Webinar – VMS/MSP Landscape

November 9, 2017

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Learn what it takes to build a solid support infrastructure for your CW program
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

Workforce Solutions Buyers Survey 2017: Contingent Share of Workforce

November 2, 2017

  • Companies reported that contingent workers comprised a median 20% and an average of 21% of their workforce
  • This report summarizes plans for use of contingent workers over the next 10 years
  • Also, this report details the mix of types of contingent workers in current programs

Latin America Q3 Legal Update 2017

October 20, 2017

  • In this report, we round up the legal developments affecting the workforce solutions ecosystem in Latin America in Q3 2017:
  • Brazil: President sanctions major change to the Labor Code; Legislation on outsourcing and temporary work still pending.
  • Colombia: Amendment to the law regarding the... More