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Theres a Solid Business Case for Hiring Contingent Workers

July 6, 2009
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Many third-party providers maintain large inventories of proven, experienced contingent professionals. These firms can source, screen and match workers quickly to meet skill, experience and fit criteria while taking on the employee classification liability.
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Vault.com Undergoes a Career Change

June 23, 2009
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Key to the site’s revamp is MyVault, a customizable interface that allows users to create profiles of their interests.
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Staffing Firm Faces Class-Action Lawsuit

June 19, 2009
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The suit, filed in March, claims Snelling Staffing Services deprived former internal personnel of money earned because of rules for payment of commissions.
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Hewlett-Packard Buys Up ExcellerateHRO

June 19, 2009
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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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Firm to Pay for Discrimination Lawsuit Against Temp Workers

June 18, 2009
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In addition to pay disparities, the EEOC said one of the women was discriminated against based on her age and another was terminated in retaliation for making complaints of sexual harassment.
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Suit Against Kenexa Seeking Class-Action Status

June 16, 2009
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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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Six Indicted for Allegedly Defrauding Staffing Firms

June 15, 2009
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The defendants formed several client companies located at the same address in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and claimed they had large contracts with government agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Bureau of Prisons and the New York City Police Department, according to the indictment.
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Dice Acquires AllHealthcareJobs.com

June 12, 2009
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The site’s purchase price included $2.8 million in cash and 205,000 in shares, plus an earn-out of another $1 million in the next two years.
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InGenesis Lands Army Health Care Contracts

June 12, 2009
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Texas firm will supply nurses, physicians and allied health care professionals to U.S. Army facilities in the Northern, Pacific, Southern and Western regions specified in the contracts. These areas include Army medical sites in all 50 states as well as Puerto Rico and South Korea.
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KellyOCG Dumps Its Old Girl in Favor of a Fresh Face

June 4, 2009
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Even though it ranked among the top 10 RPO providers worldwide, Kelly had an identity crisis. With U.S. and European operations still using different names, Kelly embarked on a rebranding campaign in early 2008 to play up its established name while showing prospective customers the Kelly brand meant more than temporary staffing.
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