Statement-of-work contracting is on the rise: what it means for your staffing agency

The growth of contract employment reflects a larger shift in the way that companies are operating. By using a blended workforce model that includes both direct-hire employees and contract workers, companies enjoy greater flexibility, leading to cost savings and other benefits.   Statement-of-work (SOW) contracting takes the idea a step further by giving your clients […]

Workers’ comp: 3 things you aren’t doing that could hurt you

By law, your agency — not your clients — is charged with providing a safe work environment for your temporary employees. This means ensuring they have the right equipment and training to do their jobs safely, and providing workers’ compensation coverage to protect them in the event of injury or disability.   Failure to provide […]

Useful Links For Staffing Firms

Looking for more places to find information about staffing? Check out our useful links page, which includes everything from the U.S. Small Business Administration to Essential StaffCARE, which provides health insurance for temporary employees. And, as always, don’t forget to continually check our blog, which provides helpful staffing firm information from A to Z, including information on how to start a […]

Useful Links For Staffing Firms

Looking for more places to find information about staffing? Check out our useful links page, which includes everything from the U.S. Small Business Administration to Essential StaffCARE, which provides health insurance for temporary employees. And, as always, don’t forget to continually check our blog, which provides helpful staffing firm information from A to Z, including information on how to start a […]

Ask TemPay: How are My Temp Employees Paid?

TemPay handles payroll for staffing firms and offers standard direct deposit and payroll cards, which can be used at any ATM or store that accepts credit and/or debit cards. By offering direct deposit and payroll cards, employees don’t have to deposit their paychecks at all. When TemPay funds the cards, the money is there immediately, unlike […]

Safeguarding Your Firm Against Fraud

Temporary staffing companies seek to grow their businesses through placing temporary employees in reputable companies. But how do you ensure you’re placing your employees with legitimate and reliable businesses and not leaving your staffing firm vulnerable to fraud? Kylie Dore, vice president of credit at TemPay, says even if you’ve known a potential customer for a […]