H-1B Visa Reach Cap within One Week for the Sixth Straight Year

The filing period for H-1B visas - temporary work visas for highly skilled foreign workers - began Monday, April 2nd, 2018, for the upcoming 2019 federal fiscal year. The...

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...

Marijuana: New State Regulations and How They Impact Company Policies

Medical and Recreational Marijuana Adult-use recreational marijuana. This phrase has a lot of organizations examining their regulations compliance in many areas across the united states. While Marijuana is a controlled...

Minimum Wages in January 2018

Minimum Wage Increases for 18 States in 2018 With minimum pay rates varying so widely across the United States and many changes coming over the next several years it is...

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...

Total Workforce Index Successes

Road to the Total Workforce Index Launched in 2013, ManpowerGroup Solutions’ Contingent Workforce Index was developed to provide an in-depth review of the global contingent labor market. Initially focused exclusively...

Next-Gen Manufacturing Roles in the United States

Research by UI LABS and ManpowerGroup identified 165 roles that'll shape the "factory of the future," and why there couldn't be a more exciting time to be in manufacturing...

Canada: New Investment in More Mature Mining Markets

Canada’s mining industry is fueled by the efforts of thousands of individuals and companies, spread over a wide range of organizational types and sizes, not to mention a rather...

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...

Argentina to Encourage Future Investment in Mining

Argentina is making a play at bringing the nation’s mining sector to the forefront of the industry. The highly anticipated federal mining agreement is said to unify existing legislation...