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Before the Deal: What to know about M&A this year

After a few years of robust deal-making activity, mergers and acquisitions in the staffing industry slowed last year as rising interest rates, cyclical headwinds and recessionary fears spurred valuation jitters. Now buyers and sellers alike are tentative. Concerns linger that the slowdown could cont


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Staffing 25: Mastering a region with wide-ranging complexities

February 21st, 2024|

These seasoned executives have guided their firms and the ecosystem through a complex Latin American labor landscape.

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Staffing 100: Leading through headwinds

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These staffing leaders deftly led the ecosystem through a year of mixed signals and tumult.

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The Driving Force: 2023 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing

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Their contributions are as varied as the companies they represent, from multibillion-dollar powerhouses to niche firms. “They” are the 2023 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing honorees.

To understand the expertise and influence wielded by women on this year’s list, look […]

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Time in the Spotlight

November 7th, 2023|

Enterprise buyers taking a closer look at nearshoring, whose benefits include access to talent in close time zones and lower cost.

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The Noncompete Saga

January 30th, 2023|

Earlier this month, the US Federal Trade Commission proposed a new rule that would ban employers from requiring noncompete agreements in employment contracts. The proposal, which would apply to employees as well as independent contractors, is already raising concern in […]

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Noncompetes Ban Could Damage Industry

January 30th, 2023|

SIA asked legal experts Lisa Ann Cooney and George Reardon to weigh in on the impact of the Federal Trade Commission’s proposed rule banning noncompete agreements. Lisa Ann Cooney is senior VP, general counsel and corporate secretary at Day & […]

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Two thorny issues ahead for staffing

From the economy to geopolitical uncertainty, the industry can expect this year to be as challenging as the last.

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I didn’t think a staffing firm could help me in my career. I was wrong

My staffing firm went above and beyond for me. Why other staffing firms should take this approach.

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Don’t get lost: Here’s the data your firm should be tracking

Whether your staffing firm is establishing its first formal system, or reviewing existing practices, this SIA report is a must-have guide.

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Mexico’s employment laws are changing. Are you prepared?

Mexico’s labor law landscape has undergone a major shift over the last five years. Here’s a look at the most significant diffferences.

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Key lessons to stay ahead of the curve

Have a one-dimensional strategy for international sourcing? How to evolve for the future

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