Welcome to our weekly news roundup!
Monday: A diagnosis for consultants: How can procurement make consultants more transparent? Take part in this survey to find out. (Supply Management)
Monday: Staffing Industry Analysts released its annual VMS and MSP Landscape Report. We announced how we stacked up against our competition. (Fieldglass)
Wednesday: The use of contingent labor “contributes to social and economic progress.” How so? Well, a new report says that “countries with mature and appropriately regulated staffing industries have better-functioning labor markets, resulting in job creation, smoother transitions and higher labor market participation and diversity.” Read more. (CWS 30)
Thursday: Are you training your temps? (SI Review)
Today: Fun Halloween fact for the day – How big is the Halloween economy? $2 billion in candy, $300 million in pet costumes! (The Atlantic)
Have we missed anything? Please share in comments.
Have a great weekend, everyone, and a happy Halloween on Monday, for those of you celebrating!