Program policies and management

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Farms are joint employers with staffing firm in EEOC discrimination case

By |February 13th, 2019|

Two farms in Washington state were found to be joint employers with a staffing provider in a discrimination lawsuit brought by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
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Bills would make it easier for workers with H-1B visas to get green cards

By |February 13th, 2019|

Two bills that would remove per-country caps for employment-based green cards were introduced last week in the US House and Senate.
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Creating competitive advantage for your CW program

By |February 6th, 2019|

Combining proactive sourcing solutions for employed and non-employed labor is key to reaching your program’s goals. Some tools that can help.
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Feds publish final rule on H-1B visa process, delay new electronic system

By |February 6th, 2019|

USCIS published a final rule that brings changes to the H-1B visa process, including a registration process and a change in the selection process.
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Canada: BC’s Temp foreign worker protections become law

By |February 6th, 2019|

British Columbia’s Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act has received royal assent, making it official law, The (Kelowna, B.C.) Daily Courier reports.
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Buckle up: CW trends promise an exciting ride

By |January 30th, 2019|

Developments from last year are shaping into an exciting 2019. From direct sourcing getting a facelift to the European-style MSP gaining traction in the US, the year ahead holds numerous opportunities for elevating your program.
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Going in-house? Tread carefully

By |January 30th, 2019|

A concern when developing an in-house program is that you don't always know what you don't know. Here’s a guide to keep you on track.
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Brexit: An uncertain climate

By |January 30th, 2019|

Many businesses in the UK are on edge as politicians struggle over a possible final deal on Brexit. SIA’s John Nurthen discusses the possible fallout on the workforce solutions ecosystem.
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Stay one step ahead

By |January 23rd, 2019|

Over- and underestimating the pace and magnitude of impending change can be perilous. Be sure your program is prepared for change.
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Feds hit Oracle over hiring practices

By |January 23rd, 2019|

The US Department of Labor is accusing Oracle of discriminatory hiring practices and underpaying thousands of women and minority employees, Wired reports.
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