Procurement software firm buys VMS provider DCR workforce

|September 12th, 2018|

The acquisition could be a watershed moment for the industry, signaling a potential shift away from traditional MSP partners

Proactive collaboration: Because accidents do happen

|May 16th, 2018|

Whether manmade or a force of nature, accidents happen. Be prepared for the inevitable system failures by learning from the past. SIA's Peter Reagan, CCWP, explains in The Staffing Stream.

On the risk spectrum: GDPR, #MeToo and beyond

|March 21st, 2018|

2018 brings an abundance of legal changes and developments expected to impact the workforce environment globally. Stay on top of what’s coming up.

Is that contingent from a subcontractor? Why it matters.

|February 28th, 2018|

In such a competitive candidate market, suppliers need to get creative to find talent. If that creativity results in subcontracting, it may increase your program’s risk.

‘Honest’ feedback, please

|January 31st, 2018|

In order to improve your program, you need all stakeholders to be truthful. Providing the forum to encourage forthrightness will take some work, but is necessary, and worth it.

Is this the year talent wins the war?

|January 3rd, 2018|

From MSP offerings to how global expansion is approached, 2018 shows every sign of vast change for the ecosystem. In the end though, it boils down to talent winning the war.

The right support level? Maybe you just need one-star service.

|December 13th, 2017|

MSP services come in many forms. What options are there, and what is right for your organization?

Incomplete missions in 2017? Make them part of your 2018 program roadmap

|November 29th, 2017|

Most companies have a formal performance review process that includes self-reflection on the part of the employee. Such a process can be applied at the program level to help map out the coming year.

Evaluate your suppliers smartly

|July 12th, 2017|

They expect it. Make sure your process and what you’re judging them by are well-conceived — and whatever you do, don’t overcomplicate the issues.

Hybrid MSPs: The way of the future

|June 28th, 2017|

Most programs have yet to take advantage of the full potential hybrid MSPs offer. Here’s how to get more out of them.