Covid-19

Back in the building

|February 24th, 2021|

Working from home is not an option for many businesses. As the world recovers from the pandemic, here are some ideas to woo contingent workers back to physical locales.
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Outplacement services helps your brand and temps

|February 10th, 2021|

Many businesses must reduce their workforces in the wake of Covid-19. Offering outplacement services to workers, including contingents, offers a smoother transition for them and brand protection for the organization.

Not business as usual: Keeping talent safe when they return

|February 10th, 2021|

When returning to the workplace, companies will need to be able to effectively communicate health and safety protocols to workers of all classifications.

Business groups seek guidance on vaccine incentives

|February 10th, 2021|

Businesses looking to incentivize workers to get the Covid-19 vaccine when it becomes available to them are seeking guidance from the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on what is permissible, Bloomberg Law reports.

OSHA issues Covid-19 guidance for employers

|February 3rd, 2021|

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration last week issued stronger worker Covid-19 safety guidance, looking for employers to involve personnel with plans.

Six trends to watch in 2021

|January 27th, 2021|

As organizations evolve and adapt to the new environment imposed by the pandemic, SIA’s CWS Council team discusses six trends that could impact your program and the industry this year. 

Biden directs OSHA to issue emergency Covid safety guidance

|January 27th, 2021|

President Biden signed an executive order directing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue stronger safety guidance to protect workers from Covid-19 and to increase enforcement efforts.

Covid policies: Should programs require contingents get vaccinated?

|January 20th, 2021|

As the vaccination rollout for Covid-19 continues across the United States, contingent workforce program managers are paying close attention to the legal as well as the moral and ethical aspects of any vaccination policies they might develop.

To return or not to return?

|January 20th, 2021|

When going back to the workplace becomes an option, companies will need to consider their plans carefully to ensure the stability of their talent pools as well as their employer brand.

Preparing your program for post-pandemic success

|January 13th, 2021|

SIA estimates contingent workforce usage will grow in 2021 following a pandemic-induced reduction in 2020. Here's how to prepare for the coming wave.