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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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Hewlett-Packard Buys Up ExcellerateHRO

June 19, 2009
Other than signing an HR outsourcing deal with Nestle in 2006, the Bay Area technology giant doesn’t seem to be doing many extensive deals, experts say. According to AMR Research, HP has 13 payroll deals that include other HR administrative elements.
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Suit Against Kenexa Seeking Class-Action Status

June 16, 2009
The complaint in the lawsuit cites positive comments made by the CEO and CFO regarding Kenexa during first- and second-quarter earnings releases on May 8, 2007, and August 8, 2007. However, the company missed its third-quarter revenue estimates.
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