Supplier management

Getting quality talent on board – creatively

|June 6th, 2018|

With unemployment rates at record lows, programs must get creative to deliver their core directive: the right talent at the right time for the right cost.

Hackathon winners announced

|May 16th, 2018|

Two teams take top prize at the CWS Summit Hackathon last month. Collaboration, creativity highlights of the popular event

Want a well-run program netting quality talent? Support your staffing suppliers’ ROI

|May 2nd, 2018|

Just as your suppliers should understand your business, you should understand how the nuances of your program’s needs affect their profitability — and ultimately, the level of service you receive.

Datamining: Provide customization, show value

|April 25th, 2018|

You have the tools to capture vast quantities of data, but are you using the reporting features to their fullest potential? This can help quantify your value.

What got you here, won’t get you there

|April 18th, 2018|

Forget yesterday’s methods; they won’t bring the same success going forward.

Safe data sharing: Avoid the risks by following basic hygiene

|April 11th, 2018|

Under the GDPR, sharing candidate’s personal data with staffing suppliers opens you up to risk. Follow basic protocols to protect your organization.

Avoid black holes in your talent supply chain

|April 11th, 2018|

Imposing no-contact rules affects speed and quality of talent delivery. Overcome that by positioning staffing partners based on their capability to support a specific labor category and job titles.

Are your suppliers clear on what sets them apart?

|April 4th, 2018|

Not being able to tell the difference between suppliers could be holding your program back. Make sure you’re having these conversations with your providers. SIA’s Bryan Peña advises staffing firms on standing out.

When temps love their staffing provider

|March 28th, 2018|

As you strive to be an employer of choice, your efforts can only go so far. How are your staffing suppliers perceived by the workers they place?

Apple announces rules for its suppliers using private employment agencies

|March 14th, 2018|

As part of an ongoing effort to clean up its global supply chain, Apple imposed new rules for its suppliers that hire workers through private employment agencies.