Fresh-faced graduates working alongside Baby Boomers. Generation X directing interns who are Generation Y. This is the face of today’s workforce in many US organizations. And these varied age groups are often working for the same employer at the same time. This creates challenges for staffing companies and their clients. Members of each generation have […]
Competition is fierce. Profit margins are thin. Staffing firms are exhausting all options to gain more strategic advantages and get ahead. For one, many are looking to outsourcing non-core business activities to operate more efficiently and lower costs. Another continuing trend is fueling growth via mergers or acquisitions. In this highly fragmented industry that is […]
Gender equality has been at the forefront of discussions in media, politics and the workplace. However, the gender gap is still at 79.6%, and has remained relatively unchanged since 2000, according to the National Committee on Pay Equity. And the pay gap is just one, albeit core, problem. There are also other controversial and complicated […]
Not all know it, but the largest segment of the US workforce, according to Pew Research, is now millennials. Many of these 18- to 34-year-olds have over a decade of experience under their belts and occupy, or are on the verge of landing, leadership positions in varied industries. Others are founding companies and creating entirely […]
The healthcare industry in the United States is undergoing a revolutionary period – and there’s only more to come. There are currently three major socioeconomic trends driving this transformation. First, advances in technologies and medical innovation are creating new areas of prevention, diagnosis, treatment and case management. These developments, combined with the aging population, are […]
For the past decade, technology has been moving at lightning speed. New products are enabling global firms to innovate and do business at a pace that is both exciting and challenging. This creates new opportunities for workforce planning, as well as talent sourcing and acquisition. As what the World Economic Forum has dubbed “The Fourth Industrial Revolution” picks up […]
They are the largest, most diverse and most educated generation in US history. They grew up fluent in technology that older workers have had to work to adopt. And today, they are changing the way employers think about hiring, training and management.
Jim Lanzalotto, senior vice president of staffing and healthcare for Monster Worldwide, understands Generation […]
Providing health benefits to employees has become more complex with the Affordable Care Act’s many changes and compliance requirements. A few providers have developed proprietary administrative platforms that incorporate comprehensive administrative tools, simplify processes, help with enrollment and communications, and even facilitate employer reporting and compliance.
Essential StaffCARE is a provider of health insurance and benefits […]