IT Jobs to Grow in 2012

IT staffing firm Bluewolf released its annual IT Salary Guide for 2012. The annual data, based on salary information collected from thousands of IT staffing placements managed by Bluewolf across the country, is used by organizations and professionals alike to determine how technology is driving trends and opportunities in business today. While the report shows the […]

Will Hiring Turnaround Increase or Decrease Need for Temporary Workers?

The Labor Department recently reported that the U.S. economy added 734,000 jobs from December to February, the largest three-month increase since May 2010. With the economy shifting into higher gear, staffing experts are predicting that workers who have been stuck in unsatisfactory jobs the last couple years will start looking for a better situation.   […]

Employers More Confident About Hiring

Hiring optimism among U.S. employers has gained momentum as positive outlooks were reported broadly across all industries and geographies, according to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey for Q2 2012. U.S. employers have conveyed a positive outlook for 10 straight quarters, according to the survey. “We’re seeing improvement in the labor market, but job creation is not occurring fast […]

Huge Need For High-tech Workers, Staffing Firm Reports

In a recent WXYZ broadcast, staffing firm G-Tech says demand is way up for high-tech workers because so many qualified people left the state during the economic downturn and collapse of the auto industry. However, now that the economy and job market are improving, companies are seeing a labor shortage. “With all of the automotive […]

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 […]