What Recent Grads Are Looking For

Recent graduates have the right mentality and mindset for temporary employment, as many have admitted to having little staying power both professionally and geographically. In a recent Adecco survey, only 3 percent said they’d expect to stay at any given job for more than five years. A third (33 percent) expect to stay for three years or less. […]

Time to Spring Clean Your Office Space

On the heels of an Adecco survey that shows 57 percent of Americans admit they judge coworkers by how clean or dirty they keep their workspaces, Forbes provides these tips for streamlining your clutter: Set a weekly appointment to clean – Create a reminder on your calendar for 15 minutes each week. Throw unnecessary items away, take any personal items […]

Adecco to Acquire Japan-based Staffing Firm

Adecco Group, a temporary staffing firm with locations around the world, announced the acquisition of VSN Inc., a leading provider of professional staffing services in Japan, for an enterprise value of EUR 90 million. Patrick De Maeseneire, CEO of the Adecco Group, said: “We are delighted that VSN Inc. has agreed to join the Adecco […]

Plenty of Opportunities for Staffing Firms, Adecco Exec Says

Tig Gilliam, head of Adecco SA’s North America Group, anticipates more temporary hiring in professional sectors from employers that are unwilling to take the chance on permanent employees and believes U.S. firms have reached maximum productivity levels, according to a recent Wall Street Journal interview. Even a minor uptick in demand, he says in the article, will lead to […]