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What Are The 5 Major Reasons Why Staffing Background Checks Get Delayed?

Background checks are invaluable for staffing agencies. This is because, given the nature of their business, staffing agencies cannot afford to hire the wrong people. Conducting thorough and accurate background checks is essential to ensure this. In most cases, accuracy isn’t the only thing staffing agencies need to worry about. The length of time taken […]

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US Employment Projections From Now To 2024 – Key Trends For The Staffing Industry

In December 2015, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) published a report called “Industry Employment and Output Projections to 2024.” This report is a must-read for every professional in the staffing industry. It is essential for understanding the key hiring trends which will unfold within the next decade (or, to be exact, the next […]

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7 Key Questions Which Staffing Industry Clients Fail To Ask Background Screening Companies

No organization intentionally contracts the wrong background screening company. Unfortunately, many do. And when this happens, they end up in complicated situations. Some get sued over sloppily conducted background checks – and pay millions in settlements. Others end up hiring the wrong people – and have to repeat the whole recruitment process. Some actually get […]

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US Department of Labor Issues New Joint Employer Guidelines Staffing

In a move which could have serious implications for staffing agencies, the US Department of Labor (DOL) has just released new joint employer guidelines. The new guidelines were issued on January 20th, 2016 by the DOL’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD). According to the 15-page document which released by the WHD, the new guidelines are […]

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Top 5 Workforce Trends Which Will Impact HR & Staffing In 2016

The modern workforce is fluid, dynamic and ever changing. The influences which shape it are also in constant flux. The status of the workforce in 2015 certainly demonstrated this. The past year has been one of the most turbulent in the human resources history. However, it is gone, and 2016 is quickly arriving. According to […]

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A Staffing Agency Can Save Your Business Time And Money

Recruitment is one of the most time-consuming and resource-draining aspects of running a business. Every business owner knows this. Finding the right people is no easy feat. And yet, given how critical talent is to business success, it is something which cannot be carried out haphazardly. The challenge is even worse for small business owners. […]