More Companies to Offer Mobile Apps in 2012, Survey Finds

IT staffing firms may soon get a boost in hiring, especially for those professionals who can develop mobile applications. Twenty-seven percent of CIOs polled in a recent Robert Half Technology survey say their companies already offer a mobile app, while another 22 percent say they plan to offer one in 2012. The survey was developed by Robert […]

Top 4 Staffing Stocks For Improving Economy

The unemployment rate’s recent dip to 8.3 percent is great news for staffing firms, as workers are not only looking for jobs in general but better jobs in this improved economy. TheStreet, a digital financial media company, reports the four staffing stocks to watch: Robert Half International: Although the company didn’t take a deep hit […]

Time For Your Annual HR Checkup

Conducting an annual basic HR administration audit will not only ensure you are compliant with the latest rules and regulations but will also boost efficiency, according to a recent Community Media of Colorado article. Areas of review include benefits, compensation, form review, hiring and orientation, job descriptions, performance evaluation processes, personnel file reviews and termination process and […]

Express Employment Professionals Plans to Grow, Open More Franchises

Express Employment Professionals, an Oklahoma-based staffing firm that says it helped 5 million people find work through its 560 franchises in the U.S., Canada and South Africa, is continuing to grow and expand. The company plans to grow revenues from the current $2.1 billion to $3.4 billion and open 60 to 70 locations a year over the […]

Employers Should Focus on Simple Pleasures, Survey Finds

Fifty percent of American workers spend about $1,000 per year on coffee. Sixty-six percent buy their lunch instead of packing it, costing them about $2,000 a year. These statistics from a recent Accounting Principals survey show even the small things add up for consumers. So how can your company help your employees cut down on these expenses […]

Staffing Firm Focuses on Positive Employee Attitude

Coradix President Tony Carmanico knows positive employees produce positive results. In a recent Ottawa Business Journal article, the leader of the Canadian information management and technology staffing firm says ensuring a balance between the quality of his employees’ work and having a positive, motivated staff is a core value of the company. “My own personal philosophy of building […]

Staffing Firm, Client Cited For Violations

The California Department of Industrial Relations’ Division of Occupational Safety and Health has issued $256,445 in citations to two companies for violations discovered during warehouse inspections that found unsafe working conditions. Cal/OSHA issued citations to warehouse owner National Distribution Centers and its temporary staffing contractor, Tri State Staffing, for more than 60 violations at four warehouses in San […]