Staffing Agencies Articles

  • 5 Data Points You Should Know If You Recruit Contractors

    July 26, 2016

    According to a U.S. government report, a whopping 40.4% of the U.S. workforce today is contingent. This is a 36% increase over the past decade, and includes on-call workers, agency temps, contractors, self-employed professionals, and part-time workers. And this trend is reflected on LinkedIn, where the number of contractors has grown dramatically in recent years...

  • The 5 Core Skills Staffing Professionals Need to Unleash Their Potential

    July 5, 2016

    Over the past 30 years the recruitment sector has gone through a major evolution. At the start of my career, I used filing cabinets, card boxes, fax machines, and I even hand delivered CVs! Without the internet, as a recruiter you were only as good as your relationships and your ability to identify and clearly define a job opportunity and seek out the right...

  • The 7 Traits the Best Staffing Recruiters Have in Common

    June 7, 2016

    Every recruiter is different. You each have your own methods for charming candidates and clients and making the perfect match.  But, when you look at the best recruiters in the industry, it turns out that they have a number of common denominators. And to do well, it makes sense for everyone in the profession to mirror them. Take a look at the seven traits the...

  • Australia’s Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies Revealed

    April 14, 2016

    Over the last decade, social media has become a powerful tool for recruiting. Staffing agencies quickly picked up that and have been...

  • Why Your Staffing Firm Needs to Prioritize Branding ...

    March 3, 2016

    According to our research, the majority of today’s job seekers aren't turning to staffing agencies for their next career move. In fact...

  • The One Tactic That Will Boost Your Staffing Agency’s...

    February 3, 2016

    In the past, staffing and recruiting firms were referred to as full-service or generalists. A recruiter might work on filling an...