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November 28, 2017
Exploring the Pros and Cons of Tenure Limits for Contingent Workers
You may remember back in 2000 when thousands of long-term contractors sued Microsoft, alleging they deserved the same benefits as regular workers. The technology giant agreed to pay $97 million to settle the class-action lawsuit.
October 27, 2017
Surefire Ways to Engage Line Managers in Contingent Staffing Programs
Line managers play a central role in the success of contingent staffing programs. Without a constant flow of communication between staffing buyers, suppliers and hiring […]
October 19, 2017
Managing Contingent Workers During a Disaster
Whether it’s a hurricane or earthquake, a fire on the factory floor or a labor strike, the list of natural and manmade disasters that businesses […]
October 17, 2017
eTeam’s Ann Thakur Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 100 Most Influential Women
eTeam’s global director – strategic accounts, Aanchal “Ann” Thakur, has the honor of being included in the 2017 Global Power 100 –Women in Staffing list. […]
October 2, 2017
Putting Quality First When Sourcing Contract Workers
When it comes to contingent staffing, most companies tend to favor suppliers who submit candidates fast. While there’s no doubt that a timely response is […]
August 16, 2017
Discover the Secret Sauce of Quality Service Delivery
From the viewpoint of staffing buyers and hiring managers, nothing is more important than the delivery of consistent, high-quality service throughout the requisition fulfillment process. […]
May 12, 2017
Working Together to Staff Your Projects and Exceed Expectations
By the time a requisition for contract labor is finally approved, the success of a tech project often depends on finding qualified contactors who can […]
January 15, 2016
Ready, Set, Comply! New Mandatory Sick Leave Laws Require Planning and Preparation
Complying with a host of new mandatory paid sick leave statutes can be especially challenging for MSP program managers and suppliers, with contingent workers and […]
December 17, 2015
Assessing the Impact of Mandatory Paid Sick Leave
While it may come as a shock those who are paid when they miss work due to illness, 40 to 44 million of their fellow […]
November 2, 2015
Study and Practice to Ace Your Technical Interview
Once you’ve figured out the questions you’ll most likely be asked during a technical interview, it’s time to prepare. Revisiting algorithms and technical concepts that […]
October 19, 2015
Tune-Up Your Presentation Skills and Ace Your Technical Interview
Even if you know the answer to a coding problem, it’s easy to get tongue tied during a technical interview. Writing code on a white […]
October 5, 2015
Avoid These Mistakes and Ace Your Technical Interview
In my previous posts, I outlined some highly effective techniques for acing a technical interview. However, even if you follow all of my tips you […]
September 21, 2015
Anticipate Questions to Ace Your Technical Interview
Even if you have years of hands-on experience and an extensive portfolio of coding samples, you may need to pass a technical interview before an […]
August 14, 2015
The Benefits of Collaborative Continuous Improvement Programs for MSPs
Even if your problem-solving team managed to come up with a viable solution to a vexing staffing challenge, things change. Fluctuating line managers, labor market […]
July 28, 2015
Collaborate and Conquer! Staffing Firms and MSPs Unite in Creating Solutions
Once a root cause analysis (RCA) team has uncovered the reasons behind a contingent staffing problem, it can be tempting to jump toward a particular […]
July 14, 2015
Collaborate and Conquer! Staffing Firms and MSPs Unite in Root Cause Analysis
Whether your staffing partner has sounded the alarm about a looming shortage of software developers or the rising turnover rate in tech support, finding out […]
July 1, 2015
Collaborate and Conquer: MSPs and Staffing Partners Unite!
Dealing with problems can take up a lot of an MSP program manager’s time. So it makes sense to partner with a staffing supplier who […]
June 30, 2015
Humalogy is the Secret to Creating Outstanding Customer Experiences
Staffing firms that cater to the needs of MSPs and large companies have long known that technology alone is not sufficient to create outstanding customer […]
June 30, 2015
Golden Rules for Staffing Providers and MSPs
What’s the secret to delivering cost-effective staffing solutions to MSPs and their clients year after year? The short answer is: business rules. Adopting a business […]
June 10, 2015
At Your Service: How Dedicated Service Teams Benefit MSPs
On the surface, the structures and service models employed by staffing firms may look the same. But when it comes to meeting the complex needs […]
June 10, 2015
Made-to-Order Service Plans: Your Roadmap to Effective Staffing Partnerships
If you’re an MSP program manager, the performance of your staffing partners is too important to be left to chance. I believe that understanding an […]
July 21, 2014
What’s your secret ? : How to compete in a world of MSP programs
How to compete in a world of MSP programs By Ben Thakur (As published by Staffing Industry Analyst) The most important part of any contingent […]