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Katherine Alvarez

About Katherine Alvarez

Katherine Alvarez is a writer for Staffing Industry Analysts. She can be reached at kalvarez (at) staffingindustry (dot) com.

New York Governor signs pay equity legislation

|July 17th, 2019|

New York State recently passed two pay equity bills that expand protections for current employees and job applicants. Now, more than ever, employers in New York State should pay close attention to this rapidly changing legal landscape.
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CWM evolution: Nexis between HR and talent acquisition

|July 10th, 2019|

The role of the CW manager continues its evolution. More representation from HR, new channels to attract talent, increased data and legal challenges are just some of the changes managers are adapting to.
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Not RPO. How automation – RPA – can help your skills shortage

|June 26th, 2019|

With global skills shortages becoming more acute, robotic process automation may be an option to supplement workforces that are not at full capacity.
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Changing Tides: Denials, revocations, unprecedented delays on H-1B visas

|June 19th, 2019|

Obtaining temporary work visas for highly skilled foreign workers become increasingly difficult under President Trump. Firms now also report problems with keeping existing visas as well as decision delays.
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Offboarding your contingents pays off. Try it.

|June 12th, 2019|

Proper onboarding of contingent workers is widely recognized as necessary for a successful worker experience. However, offboarding is just as important and often overlooked. Why you should have a process in place.
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SIA research: How to negotiate MSAs, other supplier agreements

|June 5th, 2019|

The master service agreement and the adjacent supplier agreements can be a challenging process. An SIA report provides information to execute the process more efficiently.
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Creating diversity in your contingent labor pool

|May 22nd, 2019|

Diversity hiring and inclusion are top-of-mind for many organizations, yet the contingent labor pool and supply chain are often overlooked as potential sources of diversity spend when developing strategy.
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Talent tech investments bring broader services. Are your suppliers keeping up?

|May 22nd, 2019|

As program sophistication has grown alongside rapid advances in technology, staffing firms have begun to invest in many new categories within the workforce solutions ecosystem. Where does your program stand?
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USCIS ordered to explain H-1B visa decision process

|May 15th, 2019|

A federal judge has ordered US Citizenship and Immigration Services to explain its H-1B visa processing times and rule changes in a lawsuit brought by ITServe Alliance, a trade association for IT services companies.
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Contractor pay: Facebook ups the ante

|May 15th, 2019|

Facebook Inc. will require vendors to raise the minimum wage paid to some US contractors to $20 per hour to better reflect local costs of living.
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