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Part-Time Work is Not the Problem

November 1, 1998
The nature of work is changing, and with it the traditional definition of jobs. We do nobody any favors by continuing to pretend that some variation of traditional reward structures will keep working. They won’t.
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Part-Timers Make Headline News Here's the Real HR Story

November 1, 1997
In August, United Parcel Service (UPS) faced a strike over part-time work and benefits that captured national attention. While UPS (which was doing a lot of things right) wraps up a final agreement with the Teamsters, all HR professionals should take a close look at their contingent worker strategies.
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Thumbs Up for Staffing Web Sites

October 1, 1997
As you search for temp workers, the Internet can become a time-saving assistant. Explore staffing agencies' Web sites and screen prospective partners without leaving the office. Here are Workforce's-and your colleagues'-tips.
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The Temp Pool's Shrinking

April 1, 1997
Because of drastically low unemployment, temporary staffing firms are having problems finding enough qualified workers to fill jobs. Here's a look at what's causing the problem and what you can do to keep your flexible staffing strategy alive and well.
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Employing the Best People—From Afar

March 1, 1997
Telecommuting started out as a flexibility option for workers. Now distant staffing is an employment tool for employers, helping them save lots of money in equipment and space costs and allowing them to hire the best people for jobs—even if those w
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