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    How to Increase the Success of Your Next Research Project

    A research study is a complicated project that takes strategic planning and precise data collection to get the necessary results. When a project requires such meticulous forethought, it can be incredibly frustrating when that project doesn’t go as planned. While many research firms rely on online...

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    Employer of Record – Everything You Need to Know

    What is an EOR?

    An Employer of Record (EOR) is an organization that handles the hiring and compensating for employees on behalf of another company.

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    Is the Gig Industry Dead?

    What is the gig industry?

    The gig industry is composed of independent contractors and freelancers instead of full-time employees. It is based on flexible, temporary, or freelance jobs. There are many perks provided by the gig industry – being your own boss, setting your hours, working on projects...

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    August 2021 Jobs Report

    U.S. employers expanded payrolls by 235,000 jobs in August 2021, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Employers in professional and business services, transportation and warehousing, private education, manufacturing, and other services saw significant growth in August 2021. On the...

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    Benefits of Temporary Employment

    During a year, staffing companies hire 16 million temporary and contract employees. Temporary employees are hired for a limited period of time. Such employees may be hired on a contract, casual, part-time, or full-time basis, but the employment is temporary. For many, searching for a job consists...

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    July 2021 Jobs Report

    U.S. employers expanded payrolls by 943,000 jobs in July 2021, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Employers in Leisure and Hospitality continue to lead in hiring, followed by Local Government Education, and Professional and Business Services.

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    A Brief History of Staffing

    The staffing industry has gone through many changes since the first agency was founded in 1906. Staffing agencies operate within the business services industry, finding workers for client companies. Unlike recruitment companies, staffing firms primarily deal with temporary and contract positions....

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    June 2021 Jobs Report

    Productivity in a Remote Work Environment

    According to a GWL survey, 71% of Americans currently work remotely at least one day a week. Of those who are working remotely, 77% report that they are more productive when remote. Remote work is working from anywhere other than the office, so your home, a café, or even outside.

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    Benefits of Working with a Staffing Agency