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Payrolls for Temporary Workers Fall by 9,800 in July

August 7, 2009
Temporary job losses as a percentage of total job losses were 8 percent in July. Internal employment in direct hire was down 9.2 percent year over year in July and internal employment in executive search was down 12.9 percent year over year.
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Measuring the Health of Health Care Staffing

July 22, 2009
After several years of growth, health care staffing revenue is expected to decline 23 percent in 2009, according to Staffing Industry Analysts. Health care staffing is expected to generate $8.8 billion this year, down from $11.4 billion in 2008.
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Staffing Firm Pleads Guilty to False Statements

July 20, 2009
Stephanie Blackmon, owner-president of Patriot Services, admitted to providing false information to the Small Business Administration so that Patriot could qualify for certification under Section 8(a) of the Small Business Act. According to court documents, Blackmon purchased and became the president of Patriot in November 2003.
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Monster Trimming Some Positions While Adding Other Jobs

July 10, 2009
Monster is part of a job board industry suffering from the economic downturn—which means fewer paid job postings from employers—and wrestling with a shift to alternative online recruiting methods such as the use of social networking sites.
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