Here’s quick snapshot of news around the industry!
Around the Staffing Industry:
- Jobs in the solar industry grew about 20% last year with about 142,000 Americans currently working in the industry. [National Journal]
- Staffing companies, as well as other seasonal industries, have tons of questions about how to manage the Affordable Care Act in 2015. Questions include level of increased costs, how they will cover them and if they should “pay or play.” [Maine Biz]
- Statistics show that while more employers are utilizing contingent staffing as a resource, they are not willing to pay extra for it. Temp rates for 2013 increased less than 1%. [PR Newswire]
Around the IT Industry: