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Laying the Groundwork for HR Outsourcing

January 12, 2010
The second decade of HRO begins with a much more balanced perspective of outsourcing and a clearer understanding of its strengths and limitations. But if the promises of outsourcing are to be achieved, there are a few important considerations that should guide its use. Successful outsourcing begins with internal processes, including HR transformation, pragmatic scoping of the HR outsourcing project, gap analysis and change management.
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Employment Law Its Not a Matter of Time

January 5, 2010
While term limits in contingent staffing are pervasive, confusion persists about what value they really add to the companies that use them. In this article, I discuss the costs and benefits of term limits and explain some common misconceptions about them.
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Feds Allege Pennsylvania Staffing Firm Stockpiled Visas

December 15, 2009
International Personnel Resources Inc. submitted work visas using randomly selected names from a Mexican phone book, according to the federal criminal lawsuit. The firm also requested more immigrants than needed and forged clients’ signatures, the suit says.
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Its a Wrap Holidays and Staffing

December 4, 2009
Many staffing companies don’t take much of a break during the holiday season. Others shut down for a half-day the day before or after the holiday as well. And there are some that shut down the whole week between Christmas and New Year’s because it’s typically a slow time.
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