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Executive Forum Talk Show

It’s not your usual talk show. But for those in the staffing industry, it promises all the pizazz of an Oprah Winfrey spectacle. At Staffing Industry Report Live during the Executive Forum, our esteemed president, Barry Asin, will host guests from the industry and SIA chatting about staffing.  Learn what these movers and shakers have to say about talent management, retention and much more. My... More

One-Click Shopping for Contingent Workers

Imagine this.  You as a buyer of contingent workers need to fill a position in your group — immediately. You log in to your company’s integrated talent management system (ITMS) and fill the position. There’s no worrying about classifications, temp to perm, long- or short-term projects etc. The software, ITMS, does all your work for you.

Sounds futuristic? It’s nearer than you think. Oracle’s... More

Get Social Buzz

Behold the power of social media. Google “social media” and you get 3.29 billion hits.  Facebook filed for its IPO last week — the social networking giant hopes to raise as much as $10 billion through the offering. The social media buzz is loud. And we are doing our bit to add to the conversation by seeking out the most innovative social media campaigns.

Staffing firms are currently using... More

RPO Scores

The fans are cheering. It’s not exactly a touchdown, but there’s cause for cheer:  recruitment process outsourcing has gone global. For years, the RPO buyer has searched for the mythical one-stop global answer. Today, customers can actually get a global solution.

“We’ve already started to connect the dots on several customers to offer (RPO) services under one umbrella globally,” says... More