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2014-06-23 12:26:14

Spherion's Emerging Workforce Study reveals surprising surge in worker loyalty and new opportunity for companies to achieve cost savings ATLANTA, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Job hoppers beware: new findings from the 2014 Emerging Workforce Study, conducted online and via phone by Harris Poll on behalf of Spherion Staffing Services, reveal workers perceive job hopping as damaging to a person's career success and believe being loyal to one employer pays off in the long run. The study was...

2014-03-25 23:25:02

During the 25 years he has spent in the staffing industry, Mr. Netland's visionary leadership helped Randstad NA become the 3rd largest employment services company in North America with revenues in excess of $4 billion dollars. Wakefield, MA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Eliassen Group, a leading provider of technology staffing and consulting services in the country, has appointed Gregory A. Netland to its board of directors, effective immediately. "Greg's vast knowledge and...

2014-02-24 08:26:18

Optimism in Ability to Find Employment Soars BOSTON, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overall confidence among finance and accounting workers dropped by 1.0 point to 61.3 in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to the Randstad Professionals Finance & Accounting Employee Confidence Index. The online study, conducted among 143 finance and accounting employees by Harris Poll on behalf of Randstad Professionals, which measures overall confidence among finance and accounting workers, showed a...

2010-02-23 07:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spherion Corporation (NYSE: SFN) today announced that the company has changed its name to SFN Group. The name change will become effective immediately and the company's common stock will continue to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange and trade under its current ticker symbol: "SFN." The company operates a family of specialized businesses, including: Technisource, Tatum, Mergis, Todays Office Professionals, SourceRight Solutions...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.