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May 13, 2024 Read time: 1 minutes

The modern workplace has changed dramatically — along with the composition of today’s workforce. An increasing number of companies now rely on a mix of internal and external contributors to achieve business goals. In today’s ever-changing business environment, it’s necessary to increase flexibility by supplementing employees with temporary, project-focused talent. This contingent workforce often brings…

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May 3, 2024 Read time: 4 minutes

The Asia-Pacific region (known as APAC) is a powerhouse of economic growth and technological advancement, presenting unmatched opportunities for U.S. businesses looking to expand internationally. In 2024, APAC is expected to be the fastest-growing region of the world economy, supported by domestic demand in East Asia and India. Additionally, GDP growth in the region is…

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May 1, 2024 Read time: 3 minutes

Latin America, a region rich with opportunity, beckons U.S. businesses with its vast potential. With burgeoning markets like Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina, this area offers a unique blend of cultural vibrancy and economic promise. However, expanding into Latin America involves more than just setting up shop. It requires a deep understanding of diverse international labor…

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April 8, 2024 Read time: 1 minutes

Not long ago, finding the right talent was about proximity. The common practice was to source from a pool within a certain mile radius of the office. It was seen as necessary for teams to do their work at a desk no more than a stone’s throw from their managers. The recent push for remote…

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March 25, 2024 Read time: 8 minutes

Direct sourcing has come to the forefront for businesses over the last few years. Demand for skilled, qualified talent simply outpaces supply, making it significantly more difficult to fill open roles. And when traditional recruiting methods prove ineffective, businesses must adjust. Perhaps unsurprisingly then, a 2023 Staffing Industry Analysts report revealed that 80% of large…

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February 2, 2024 Read time: 1 minutes

The world of work is changing more rapidly than ever. This is as much because of new technology as it is the rapid evolution of employee expectations. For companies to stay ahead of this upward curve, it’s critical to understand the prevailing workforce trends of 2024. Here are some key trends I see gaining traction…

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January 31, 2024 Read time: 5 minutes

Expanding globally, a process often fraught with navigating unfamiliar markets and ensuring adherence to diverse local regulations, is a complex and challenging endeavor for many companies. Many businesses also struggle to maintain profitability during this period of transition and growth. One effective strategy to overcome these challenges is to partner with an employer of record. An…

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January 30, 2024 Read time: 4 minutes

In 2024, discerning the nuances between contract workers and your permanent, direct workforce will transcend mere compliance — it will be a pivotal element in strategic budgeting and planning. For leaders navigating the evolving employment landscape, it’s essential to stay abreast of the transformational trends that are reshaping the way we approach workforce management. This…

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January 2, 2024 Read time: 6 minutes

In our constantly shifting digital world, trends no longer move as slowly as they did the past few decades. They zip by, often too quickly for businesses to predict or prepare for them. But if employers can get a handle on some of these workplace trends, especially as they relate to the future of the contingent…

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October 11, 2023 Read time: 4 minutes

Over the last few years, businesses have adopted more strategic sourcing funnels to seek talent. Contingent workers, or contract workers, are one component that’s become increasingly critical for engaging labor with the skills and expertise needed to meet operating requirements. Many companies actively source these workers overseas to further expand their talent pools. Due to its…

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