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The New Gig Economy – What’s at Stake?

The term “gig economy” refers to recent developments in on-demand hiring, especially in the consumer space. “On-demand” technology (usually mobile) matches consumers with independent workers (also referred to as freelancers or gig workers) to address an immediate need. The on-demand provider supplies the technology and facilitates the financial transaction. Uber, Lyft and TaskRabbit are some […]

Randstad Sourceright Launches ‘twago’ Freelance Management Platform

Platform enables clients to better integrate freelance and gig workers into their contingent workforce and talent management programs Randstad Sourceright, a global talent solutions leader, today announced the launch of twago, a market-leading freelance management system with more than 500,000 registered workers. Randstad’s recent acquisition of the technology platform will enable the company to accelerate […]

Lumesse Taps Industry Veterans to Lead Americas Growth

Executives bring extensive experience to senior leadership team AUSTIN, Texas — Lumesse, a global leader in talent management solutions, announces the appointments of Diane Palmquist and Laura Fuller to key leadership positions for the Americas region, headquartered in Austin Texas. They will be responsible for all general management and business development and as the primary […]

Yoh’s Worker Confidence Index – First Quarter 2016

Since the Third Quarter of 2014, HRO Today magazine and Yoh Recruitment Process Outsourcing joined together and launched an index to measure employment security. According the U.S Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), more than 70 percent of what the U.S. produces is for personal consumption. Since the perception of job security greatly impacts purchasing behavior, […]

New CHRO to Lead Team of 60 Human Resources Professionals

New York, N.Y. — Allegis Partners (AP), a global executive search firm, announced today that it has been retained by Tribune Media Company to recruit an executive vice president, chief human resources officer for the Chicago-based diversified media and entertainment business. Tribune Media comprises 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, employs approximately 14,000, and posted […]

Recent Hiring Data Offers Explanation for Low and Slow U.S. Job Growth

Recruitment software provider, iCIMS, releases Quarterly U.S. Hiring Trends report, sheds light on the types of positions employers are looking to fill MATAWAN, N.J., — iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, announced today that the company has released its quarterly U.S. Hiring Trends report. The report indicates that while the […]

Nearly 1 in 4 U.S. Employers Anticipate Increasing Staff Levels in Q3 2016, While Overall Hiring Intentions Continue to Dip

MILWAUKEE — U.S. employers indicate stable hiring plans for the third quarter of 2016, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey, released today by ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN). Taking into account seasonal variations, the Net Employment Outlook is +15%, making anticipated hiring relatively stable, both quarter-over-quarter and year-over-year. Of the more than 11,000 U.S. employers […]

Lumesse Named To LinkedIn Talent Solution Preferred Partner Program

Program aims to ease talent search burden on recruiter and hiring manager LUTON, England — Lumesse, a global leader in talent management solutions, today announced it is an inaugural member of the LinkedIn Preferred Partner Program for Talent Solutions, formed to simplify the process of finding the best recruitment solutions for the LinkedIn product portfolio. The […]

The “Brexit’s” Effect on Global Workforce Management

How the U.K.’s Withdrawal from the European Union’s Could Affect Workforce Management By Rick Norgate Editor’s note: This article was published before the Brexit on June 23. The referendum will decide whether Britain should leave or remain in the European Union. Thus, U.K. businesses that employ EU workers will need to contemplate the potential influence […]