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The Travel Nurse

Courageous. Compassionate. Resilient. Empathetic. Selfless Travel nurses have been at the forefront of the Covid-19 crisis. For all these reasons and more, Staffing Industry Analysts chose the travel nurse as Person of the Year for 2021. These healthcare professionals have put their own physic


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2021 Staffing 100

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Placing people in jobs is hard in any economy. But 2020 threw the employment rulebook out of the window. Our ecosystem — staffing companies, MSPs, VMSs, RPO providers, human cloud platforms — cratered. Staffing Industry Analysts revised its forecast to […]

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Staffing 100 Hall of Fame

February 14th, 2021|

The Staffing 100 was launched in 2011, and in 2017, we introduced the Staffing 100 Hall of Fame. For their pursuit of excellence, empowerment of others, perseverance, integrity and strength, these 51 executives have since been enshrined into the hall. […]

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Latin America 25

February 14th, 2021|

This year marks our fifth listing of the Latin America 25. These staffing executives helped guide an $11 billion industry through a tumultuous 2020. While the staffing industry in the Latin America region shares some similarities with that in the […]

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Temporaries in the Movies

February 24th, 2021|

Many movie and TV characters lack any visible means of support and seem to never eat, sleep, seek medical care, pay bills, do laundry, or perform the other mundane chores that burden the rest of us. However, some movie characters […]

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Answering the Call

February 16th, 2021|

SIA named the travel nurse as its first-ever person of the year for a number of reasons. Travel nurses are among those on the front lines fighting Covid-19 and they have proven crucial in helping people during the pandemic. For […]

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Filling a Vital Need

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Demand for certain types of nurses and other healthcare professionals is rising across the US as the Covid-19 pandemic surges in the country. Bill rates are up, with some providers seeing increases of 30% to 40% — some hospitals are paying nurses as much as $8,000 to $10,000 per week, Kaiser [...]

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Knocking Down Barriers

As we navigate the economic and labor-market fallout from Covid-19, staffing companies and their clients are struggling with an ever-widening talent gap. We need to have the right skillsets to rebuild and accelerate businesses, but qualified people who want to work are hard to find. At the same time, far too many people in America — particularly undeserved and vulnerable populations — face unjust barriers that wrongly disqualify them from employment. These barriers rob them of opportunity and upward mobility […]

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A New Wave

Direct sourcing is not a new market trend. There have always been employers with the […]

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By the Numbers

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A New Focus

As someone who heads sales — my job frequently puts me on an airplane whether […]

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Prepare to Thrive

Company leaders spend a lot of time planning for the unexpected — whether that’s a […]

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With a Handshake

Connecting college students to jobs is particularly important given the difficult environment amid Covid-19. Handshake […]

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Latest Research

  • SI Report Webinar - February 2021

    In this webinar, topics covered include: Economic and Employment Trends MSP and VMS Global Landscape Summaries Legal and Regulatory Outlook 2021 US Staffing Occupational Markets Guidebook […]

  • US Pulse Survey Report: February 2021 Selected Highlights

    Key Findings: This month’s Pulse Survey reflects a strong upward trend in staffing revenue, with respondents reporting a median 10% y/y increase in their US temporary staffing revenue in […]

  • U.S. Staffing Occupational Markets Guidebook 2021

    The U.S. Staffing Occupational Markets Guidebook is a tool for firms to examine the market size and growth trends for temporary staffing from the perspective of over 550 detailed occupations. The […]

  • Funders and Advisors Directory 2021

    This directory provides full records for over 30 companies operating in the M&A space around the world. Some firms provide services in just one market while others provide international and […]