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Worker volumes processed by VMS

By |October 26th, 2016|

As part of our ongoing research in this space, we asked managed service providers about which vendor management systems were used.
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Once hot, vendor neutrality may not be your best bet

By |September 14th, 2016|

Vendor neutrality is not always the best option. Here are some rules of thumb.
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The MSP will exist, albeit differently

By |June 29th, 2016|

As organizations’ business needs and priorities change, MSP providers must follow suit or they will lose.
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Sponsored content: The right data

By |April 13th, 2016|

How a membership-based human capital data aggregation platform plans to change the analytics landscape.
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More than a bias

By |April 13th, 2016|

Industry veterans debate the value of vendor-neutral managed service programs in Staffing Industry Review.
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Unhappy with your VMS/MSP? Don’t kick them out, instead go back to the drawing board

By |March 23rd, 2016|

Before kicking your provider to the curb, take a closer look at your working history to ensure your program hasn’t driven the relationship under.
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Use tools of the trade to map the CW ecosystem

By |March 23rd, 2016|

Contingent workforce management can be challenging, and keeping up with workforce data and trends is no small feat. Staffing Industry Analysts has many ways to help you keep up.
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Setting up for success in a geographically expanding program: Governance part 2

By |December 16th, 2015|

As reported in Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2015 Contingent Buyer Survey report, US programs are showing a keen appetite to expand globally. Of the 239 programs participating in the survey, 21% are looking to expand servcies to the Asia-Pacific region over the next four years and 16% are looking to expand services to Europe and/or South […]

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Major US MSP provider acquired by UK firm

By |December 9th, 2015|

Bartech Holding Corp., a Michigan-based staffing and MSP provider, has been acquired by UK-based Impellam Group plc for an initial payment of $120 million.

Bartech’s MSP currently manages more than $3 billion in spend for clients worldwide and ranks eighth among MSPs taking part in Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2015 VMS and MSP Competitive Landscape study based on 2014 spend. […]

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Going internal? Consider all costs

By |November 18th, 2015|

I have had a number of requests for information from companies considering running their contingent workforce programs internally — what functions should be retained and how to go about calculating the associated full life-cycle costs. What are the potential risks and what are the potential rewards?

Over the years, I have seen a number of organizations […]