If you are running your own back-office for contract placements, there are certain things you need to do when a contractor starts working to ensure you have accurate payroll records and that you are in compliance with any applicable employment laws.
For each new contractor, be sure to:
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 26, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
When adding contract staffing services to your existing direct-hire recruiting business, you must first decide if you are going to handle the back-office tasks (payroll, benefits administration, employment paperwork, invoicing, etc.) in-house or if you are going to outsource them.
Many small firms or "one-man shows" choose the latter. After all, it can take the average recruiter one to six months to get set up to handle contract staffing issues in-house. Not only…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 25, 2012 at 8:51am — No Comments
The unemployment rate may be slowly going down, but there is one number that seems to keep going up: the number of Americans who have been out of work for six months or longer.
The number of…Continue
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is no longer accepting H-1B petitions for fiscal year (FY) 2013 because the cap was reached on June 11.
H-1B visas allow employers to hire foreign workers with specialized…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 14, 2012 at 4:43pm — No Comments
Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a direct-hire executive, and able to leap big projects in a single bound, it's the Supertemp!
That is the term that the Harvard Business Review used in its recent article, "The Rise of the Supertemp," to refer to a growing group of executives who are…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 13, 2012 at 8:25am — No Comments
The Department of Labor (DOL) has released some new mobile and Internet Browser apps designed to help employees, but recruiters may find a couple of them helpful when negotiating pay rates.
These new apps are the product of online and mobile develpment…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 7, 2012 at 9:02am — No Comments