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Kersten Buck, CCWP

About Kersten Buck, CCWP

Kersten Buck, CCWP, is vice president of global strategic solutions for Staffing Industry Analysts. She has extensive domestic and global experience in staffing and contingent workforce management. She can be reached at kbuck (at) staffingindustry (dot) com.

Different strokes: Business units may require their own CW rules

|May 13th, 2015|

When employing a VMS/MSP, some think it would be easiest to apply one set of rules to all stakeholders in the program — internally and externally. However, rarely will this work; it is even more unusual a program could have one set of rules that would meet all of the needs for all of the […]

Facilitated contact: It’s a sign of the times

|April 22nd, 2015|

When the VMS/MSP trend became popular, program managers pushed hard to keep suppliers from having direct contact with the hiring managers in efforts to avoid rogue spend. At that point, some good suppliers were edged out of programs because their model didn’t support this kind of blind sourcing of candidates. Suppliers that didn’t always have […]