Despite the hype about private equity and job loss, they have little net effect on employment levels.
While horror stories exist, in some cases private equity takeovers can lead to healthy updates to management methods and practices.
Click on the image below to view the full infographic highlighting the “seascape” that has resulted from the actions of leading consolidators. Roll over the companies to learn about their key mergers and acquisitions.Read More
To celebrate Workforce's 90th anniversary, we have been running a series of articles looking at important workforce-related issues with a then-and-now theme. This month we change things up and look toward the future to show what might be coming for our 100th anniversary and beyond. Read More
To celebrate Workforce's 90th anniversary, we're running a series of articles looking at important workforce-related issues with a then-and-now theme. This month, we look at the evolution of the “employment deal” between employers and employees. In December, we will switch gears and stop looking at the past and start looking toward the future. Read More
Big Blue sees deal with talent management firm as part of 'big data,' social business strategy.Read More
As part of our 90th anniversary, Workforce is talking to some of the people and organizations that helped influence today's workplace. In this installment, Workforce senior editor Ed Frauenheim speaks with Lilly Ledbetter about the act named after her and why she believes equal pay is an important concept for employers to latch onto.Read More
Why giving free agents an 'arms-length embrace' is the way forward.
Using temporary workers at the start of a recovery is nothing new. But other factors behind the contingent expansion are less tied to the business cycle. These include cost-savings.Read More
You can have the best, brightest and most flexible workforce if you consider these suggestions for working with contingents. These tips will help you become a “nonemployer of choice.”