Program policies and management

IC roundup: Supreme Court urged not to review AB 5 case; DOL pursues new final rule

|June 8th, 2022|

The US Solicitor General advised SCOTUS that it need not review a case against California’s AB 5 law; the Department of Labor will hold public forums to hear perspectives on worker classification.
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Ukraine remains source for IT talent despite ongoing war

|May 25th, 2022|

Ukraine’s large pool of tech workers remains a viable option despite the devastating conflict in the country, with 77% of its IT companies having already attracted new customers during the war.
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Queen’s Jubilee: Paid time off depends on the contract

|May 25th, 2022|

As the UK prepares to celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s 70 years on the throne, here’s what employers need to know about workers’ entitlements.
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Instacart loses arbitration bid in IC misclassification case

|May 25th, 2022|

In its misclassification case against the grocery delivery app, San Diego does not “stand in the shoes” of workers and thus is not bound to their arbitration agreement, an appeals court ruled. San Diego asserts unfair competitive advantage.
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Seasonal worker shortage: US issues 35,000 more H-2B visas

|May 25th, 2022|

The US issued 35,000 more H-2B visas for temporary nonagricultural workers as employers struggle to fill seasonal positions.
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Return-to-office plan? Read the room before crafting a strategy

|May 25th, 2022|

Leadership appears to be out of touch with its employees in corporate America, according to research on companies’ return-to-office plans. SIA’s senior editor discusses the pitfalls of ignoring workers’ wishes in the Staffing Stream. 
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Raise the bar on your service

|May 18th, 2022|

Contingent workforce managers must continually improve and accelerate their service to stakeholders lest their programs lose luster.
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Call of the robots

|May 18th, 2022|

Amazon.com’s $1 billion investment fund brings robotics in the workforce back in the limelight. Here’s a look at the landscape.
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2022 DE&I Influencers list

|May 18th, 2022|

SIA has released its second listing of workforce solutions ecosystem professionals who are driving initiatives to close the opportunity gap for the historically excluded.
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Quebec extends protections for temp foreign workers

|May 18th, 2022|

The role of an inspection team created to protect the rights of temp foreign workers in Quebec will be expanded to several sectors of activity and become permanent, Montreal Gazette reported.
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