Contingent Workforce Pricing Methodologies: Bill Rate vs Mark-up Pricing

Factors to Consider and Potential Benefits of Popular Alternatives Bill rates or mark-ups? This seemingly simple question has caused great consternation among staffing companies as well as human resources and...

The Real Global Gig Economy and Informal Workforce Trends

2017 Total Workforce Index™ Introduction The Gig Economy as it’s currently defined by most is composed of both informal and non-informal contingent workers. ManpowerGroup Solutions recognized that there are two unique...

Skills Shortage Continues to Negatively Impact American Employers

Transportation, construction, retail trade, professional and business services, and manufacturing of durable and nondurable goods are among the industries most impacted by the skills shortage throughout the United States....

The Salary History Ban: What does this mean for Hiring Procedures?

Legislation Spreading Across United States to Ban Compensation History Questions from Hiring Process Salary History Ban Trending Trending this year on the regulatory front are state and municipal bans on interview...

Vietnam – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Consistently in the top markets to consider for business expansion into the Asian Pacific, Vietnam is a favorable market for new or increased investment. However, lack of highly skilled...

India – 2017 Total Workforce Index™ Country Profile Article

Economists predict that India’s workforce will exceed 900 million by 2020, edging ahead of China as the largest workforce economy. What isn’t often addressed is the disparity between the...

Salary History Ban: Legislative Changes and Employer Strategy

Challenges Created by Evolving Salary History Ban Regulations Salary History Ban The legislation prohibiting employers from inquiring about current or historical candidate compensation was originally designed to reduce the perpetuation of...

2019 Q1 Americas Quarterly Market Report

ManpowerGroup Solutions provides market trends as well as insight into the Americas metro area contingent workforces as they evolves each quarter. Featured in this first quarter of 2019 are...

China: Shrinking Workforce puts Pressure on Chinese Workers to be Highly Productive

China’s population is aging rapidly, resulting in an annual decline in the size of its workforce; this is increasing the nation’s dependency ratio significantly. The United Nations estimates that...

2019 Q4 Americas Quarterly Market Report

ManpowerGroup Solutions provides market trends as well as insight into the Americas metro area contingent workforces as they evolves each quarter. Featured in this fourth quarter of 2019 are...