Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs In 2011

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Compiled annually by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the list for 2011 was recently released (it is compiled from 2010 figures). In the spirit of the Thanksgiving season, here’s a reason to be thankful: hopefully you aren’t working in any one of these ten most dangerous jobs in America.

Staffing World 2011, A Picture Gallery

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We are having a great time at Staffing World 2011! Events ASA Picture Gallery Pictures Staffing World Staffing World 2011For those of you who can’t be here, I wanted to share some of the better pictures I took yesterday. The keynote speaker from yesterday, Jim Murphy, gave a very energetic speech that drew many parallels between flying an F-15 and staffing. Adam Arnold from Call-Em-All. The Careerbuilder booth. The TempWorks booth right before the expo center opened. Hi Andy!

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Staffing News Of The Day, December 30, 2011

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Top news stories affecting workers in 2011. has been selected for the 2011 Best of Naples Award in the Employment Agencies category by the U.S. On December 23, 2011, the President signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 , which provides that [“[n]one of the amounts made available under this Act may be used to implement the [Wage Rule].”] Six Year-End Tips to Reduce 2011 Taxes. 2011 Labor and Employment Law Year in Review. [JD§upra].

Staffing News Of The Day, August 11, 2011

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As of June 30, 2011, there were 3.1 Well, you may just be in support of the Workforce Fairness and Tax Relief Act of 2011 found here. Giordano HireStrategy John Ebeid Leverage LLC OfficeTeam Preferred Solutions Pride Staffing Red Level Networks Robyn Gardner Schumacher Group Staffing News of the Day TalentFusion TALX Workforce Fairness and Tax Relief Act of 2011million job openings with little change to the turnover rate according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

New Staffing Software to be Unveiled at Staffing World 2011

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Watch for the launch of WebCenter 6 at Staffing World 2011 this October! News ASA Launch Dates Staffing World Staffing World 2011 WebCenter WebCenter 6Eagan, MN, based TempWorks Software announces WebCenter 6 – an exciting new software product to be formally introduced at Staffing World in New Orleans on October 11.

Staffing News Of The Day, August 22, 2011

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Here are some important links for more information: Exhibitor, sponsor, and advertising information for ASA Staffing World 2011 can be found at [link]. News 3M Ares Lux ASA August 22 E Balaji Frank-Jürgen Weise Healthcare Locums Kristi DuBose Ma Foi Randstad MedTrust Nicole Faris Permian Investment Partners Phoenix Recruitment Agency Staffing News of the Day Staffing World Staffing World 2011 Timoci Lolohea Toscafund Vons

Staffing News Of The Day, November 28, 2011

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During the three month quarterly period ended September 2011, Smart-Tek had a decrease in net revenues over the June, 2011 quarter of $1,773,045. Smart-Tek estimates that the revenue will be recaptured for the December 2011 quarter through the combination of new clients and organic growth. A man who sought help from a New York City employment agency but still couldn’t find a job has pleaded guilty to following the owner home and murdering her. The New York Daily News].

Staffing News Of The Day, December 16, 2011

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Despite a stagnant employment market in 2011, online hiring has grown at a record pace, up more than 100% from 2010. Elance released its 2011 Online Employment Review, which reveals that the future of work will be contingent, global and online.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 18, 2011

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Job bias complaints again hit record in 2011. Accountemps Holiday Video 2011. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that ADP’s former CEO, Gary Butler, was arrested on domestic violence charges three days before the company announced his retirement. Staffing agencies combat global youth unemployment. Renaissance Personnel Group]. The HR Specialist].

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Staffing News Of The Day, November 1, 2011

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Fifty-eight percent of Kentucky manufacturers surveyed for the recently conducted 2011 Annual Manufacturing Wage and Benefits Survey said they are planning to hire between one and 19 employees in 2012, up one percent from last year’s results. Recently formed AppleTree Staffing has announced plans to hire more than 200 new employees in 2011 and 2012. Secret Santa 2011 signups are open!

Staffing News Of The Day, October 26, 2011

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will release its third quarter earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Robert Half International Inc. revenues up 20% from last year according to their Q3 earnings report. The Street]. The Intersect Group announced that the firm has added an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) practice to the Atlanta office. Digital Journal]. I asked Wesley Madziva what was new with staffing in South Africa.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 2, 2011

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reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2011. 30, 2011 of $15.3 announced that its third quarter 2011 results will be released on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at the close of the market. [PR Kforce’s CEO discusses Q3 2011 results – earnings call transcript.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 14, 2011

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“Best Careers of 2011″ – Where was hiring for creative and service jobs? Penmac Staffing Inc. announced that its founder and CEO, Patti Penny , will step down as CEO on Dec. 31, according to a news release. Penmac’s current president, Paula Adams, Penny’s daughter, will be become president and CEO effective Jan. News-Leader]. Montage Talent Inc., a Delafield provider of video interviewing technology , has raised $3 million in a funding round led by Baird Venture Partners.

Staffing News Of The Day, September 30, 2011

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Randstad Canada is pleased to announce Research in Motion Limited has won the inaugural 2011 Randstad Award for most attractive employer. Robbers, including one who posed as a job applicant, were able to cart away some P1.3 million in payroll money during a heist at the office of a staffing agency in Cubao, Quezon City Friday morning. Manila Bulletin Publishing]. Capital Healthcare Solutions Inc.

Staffing News Of The Day, September 22, 2011

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the 2011 Hispanic Businesswoman of the Year. BONNEY Staffing Center recognized Therese Waldron as 2011 Employee of the year during a workplace presentation on September 15. NBA Hall of Famer Earvin “Magic” Johnson spoke at Oakland Community College today for a job fair hosted by Magic Workforce Solutions. “I I love coming home and doing positive things,” said the former Michigan State University standout and five-time NBA champion for the Los Angeles Lakers.

Staffing News Of The Day December 6, 2011

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Barton Associates announces a strong close to 2011 and prepares to meet increased 2012 demand in the Hospitalist locum tenens industry. [PR TEKsystems announced findings from its quarterly IT Executive Outlook survey, conducted in partnership with the Inavero Institute. Ninety-six percent of IT leaders agree that the success of any IT initiative significantly depends upon the IT professionals implementing it.

Staffing News of the Day, October 17, 2011

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The LocumTenens.com Online Job Index rose 39 points in the third quarter of 2011, the largest increase in the history of the index. [PR Cross Country Staffing in Boca Raton, FL is dancing for a cure ; they need your vote! Pink Glove Dance]. New report cites important global role of staffing industry. American Staffing Association]. Temporary help service companies post 52,000 job ads in September. Wanted Analytics].

Staffing News Of The Day, November 15, 2011

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million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. per share, for the same period in fiscal 2011. France: Job creation in competitive sectors – 3rd Quarter 2011 In Q3 2011, payroll employment in principally market sectors is expected to almost stagnate q-o-q (+7,400 jobs) and to increase by 1.0% Temporary employment is in decline in Q3 2011 (–3.3%).

Staffing News Of The Day, August 31, 2011

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OptimumCare Corporation reported that the company achieved profitability in the second three months of 2011. Company Identification for the 2011 wall calendar that spoofs reality television by relating popular shows to day-to-day situations that occur in the workplace. [PR

Staffing News Of The Day, September 16, 2011

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The 2011 Best of Staffing Talent List. SFN Group Wins ExactTarget’s Connections 2011 Best Mobile Campaign. for ranking in Utah Business’s 2011’s Fast 50. Eurofound released a 2010 yearbook entitled Living and Working in Europe. Eurofound]. The Small Business Administration highlighted the success of Dover Staffing who will celebrate its 15th anniversary later this year. According to SBA statistics, 75 percent of small businesses fail before that 15-year mark.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 28, 2011

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Steady employment growth expected to continue for Canada in the New Year, finds CareerBuilder.ca’s 2012 job forecast. [PR PR Newswire]. Talent Management Trends in 2012. customerTHINK]. Bradley-Morris, Inc. announced first quarter 2012 dates for their ConferenceHire® events today. [PR PR Web]. A recruiting agency with a boozy reputation – in a good way – has signed a three-year lease at6 Harrison Street in TriBeCa.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 9, 2011

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16, 2011, at noon EST. [Market Watch]. Congratulations to Mike and Kim Jones of The RehabAbilities Family of Companies , Rancho Cucamonga for receiving recognition in the Inland Empire Spirit of the Entrepreneur award and earning the 2011 award for Service-Based Entrepreneur! Atlanta Equity Fund, LP has announced that it consummated an investment in Marshall Emergency Services Associates, PLLC on September 20th, 2011.

Staffing News Of The Day, November 14, 2011

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Zirpolo, and Kendrick Barnes) who were found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud as well as mail fraud and wire fraud in a scheme to defraud staffing companies of millions will see their case move forward in court Wednesday, November 16, 2011. UBM Studios’ Milicruit , announced that the Milicruit national career fair, which took place November 10, 2011, offered more than 21,000 jobs from over 70 companies for service members, veterans and military spouses seeking employment.

Staffing News Of The Day, October 18, 2011

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WANTED Technologies reported total revenues were $5,328,887 , up 9% for fiscal 2011 compared to the prior year. as previously announced on September 20, 2011. Canada Newswire]. Smart-Tek Solutions, Inc. announced the successful closing of the acquisition of Solvis Medical Group from American Marine, LLC, a Montana LLC. , Market Watch].

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Staffing News of the Day, October 25, 2011

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Carchidi, Executive Vice President for the JFC Staffing Companies , was honored as one of Central Penn Business Journal’s 2011 Forty Under 40 award recipients on Tuesday, October 18th. [PR DPSS, LLC, an affiliate of Nesco Resource, announced it has acquired DePasquale Staffing Services. Sun Gazette].

Staffing News Of The Day, October 31, 2011

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TrueBlue reports 2011 third quarter results. CTG announced its financial results for the 2011 third quarter which ended on September 30. Cook Associates Executive Search announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended September 30, 2011, led by a 42 percent revenue increase in its search business compared to the same period last year. 2011 has looked like a good year so far for the Cleveland job market. Happy Halloween everyone!

Staffing News Of The Day, December 2, 2011

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Insight Global History. Why Work at Kforce: Potential for Growth. John Reed, Executive Director, Robert Half Technology, describes the hiring environment for the first quarter 2012, based on findings from the Robert Half Professional Employment Report. Unemployment Drops to 8.6%. Canada lost a surprising 18,600 jobs in November, pushing the country’s unemployment rate up by 0.1 percentage points to 7.4 per cent, Statistics Canada said Friday. CBC News].

Staffing News Of The Day December 5, 2011

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Proactive on behalf of customers, Voyager opens up the lines of communication as Tempworks Software’s customer feedback survey. [PR PR Web]. The “walking meeting”: Managers at Salo conduct business while using treadmills in a conference room. The New York Times]. Temp hiring seen as a sign: Experts say permanent jobs could follow next year. “I

Staffing News Of The Day, November 21, 2011

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Volt Workforce Solutions announced that it earned a 2011 Supplier Award from Rosemount Measurement and Flow Divisions of Emerson Process Management. Is partnering with another staffing agency a good idea? Recruiter]. Employment agency accuses Cy-Fair resident of stealing trade secrets. Abundant Solutions filed a lawsuit on Nov.

Staffing News of the Day, November 4, 2011

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AMN Healthcare announces third quarter 2011 results. AMN Healthcare announces third quarter 2011 results. Police say that two masked men entered the Integrated Staffing building on Friday morning and took nearly $30, 000 from the temp agency. WTKR]. Market Watch]. West Sound Workforce, Inc. certified as a Woman-Owned Small Business. Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal]. Manpower approves stock buyback program. Journal Sentinel]. Unemployment drops to 9%. Bureau of Labor Statistics].

Staffing News Of The Day, December 12, 2011

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Only 29 percent of Silicon Valley firms added a new director in 2011, compared to 50 percent in 2008. Should social media determine your employment status? [Old Old Northeast-Downtown St. Pete, FL Patch]. Murray Resources announced that the company is launching ‘Career Guider’ – a new workshop series designed for job seekers and working professionals seeking to expand and update their job search skills. The Sacramento Bee]. 5 HR considerations for hiring remote workers.

Staffing News Of The Day, October 19, 2011

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announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011 with a 24% increase over the corresponding quarter last year. Edmond L Lonergan, President/CEO of Green Planet Group stated , “Filing the plan of reorganization is allowing Lumea to conduct its ‘business as usual’ while at the same time provide a relief from its legacy debt and provide the opportunity to build Lumea into a national business.”

Staffing News Of The Day, September 7, 2011

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Implementation of the Agency Workers Regulations is coming into effect October 1, 2011. LF Staffing Technology announced the appointment of Jorge Quintana as the company’s president. [TC TC Palm]. Some businesses are shedding temporary staff ; while wishes for substantive change prior to implementing. People aren’t happy with the AWR but if the government fails to implement it, they could face multi-million pound EU fines. Recruiter] [Telegraph].

Staffing News Of The Day, September 8, 2011

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Consultnetworx accepts 2011 New Media Award for their website. [PR Frist, MD , former US Senate Majority Leader will discuss healthcare reform at its annual Healthcare Staffing Summit in Philadelphia, PA September 21-23, 2011. in year to Q2 2011; Public sector earnings rose 0.6%. Turkey sent the highest number of workers to Iraq in the first seven months of 2011, according to Turkish Employment Agency (ISKUR). Rising leaders program sponsored by Friday Staffing.

Staffing News Of The Day, October 24, 2011

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Atrium Staffing announced the expansion of their Finance and Accounting direct hire services. Market Wire]. American Staffing Association Elects 2012 Board of Directors. American Staffing Association]. CTPartners announced that Jason Magnus has joined the firm as a Principal in the Financial Services Practice. Market Watch].

Staffing News Of The Day, August 12, 2011

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Their CEO projects $36 million for 2011. Temporary doctors appealing to medical society. Business First]. Common sense in the news: have agendas for meetings and don’t waste people’s time making them attend meetings they don’t need to. Think: time efficiency. Think: Organized focus. Please and thank you. You may even consider adding some gadgets to save travel time and connect office communication by using video chat or this nifty gadget. Gazette].

Staffing News Of The Day, September 20, 2011

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The acquisition is to be finalized on October 1, 2011. percent in 2011 to 1.3 California may restrict use of E-Verify employment eligibility verification system with Employment Acceleration Act. ESR Check]. Starting in January, a work search stipulation will be added to unemployment benefits , Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway said. Daily Local News]. UAW more concerned about the money they get than the people they represent?

Staffing News of the Day, November 7, 2011

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Darton Group announced that it will be participating in International Fraud Awareness Week , November 6-12, 2011 as an Official Supporter to promote anti-fraud awareness and education. Conference Board Employment Trends Index (Text). Bloomberg]. Be Inspired Incentive Program for Integrity Associates working at Amazon being announced this week! It is our most exciting program yet. Rumor has a new car will be part of the program! Integrity Staffing Solutions ].

Staffing News Of The Day, August 5, 2011

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Above graphic: Metropolitan area employment in June 2011. Cirrus Medical Staffing announced a substantial increase in staffing-related revenue for the first half of 2011 , equating to a 32% increase year-over-year for the same period in 2010. “The Best Careers of 2011″ — How Are They Looking So Far? Bureau of Labor Statistics]. Overzealous reporting: Recently the Sun-Sentinel reported that there were some 300 jobs available to jobseekers in the Glades area.

Staffing News Of The Day, September 6, 2011

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GOOD by DESIGN will be held on November 6th, 2011 at The Art Institute’s Arlington, VA campus. Agency for Workforce Innovation projects an estimated growth in Florida’s job creation: 1 million jobs added by 2019. Jacksonville Daily Record]. Randstad – SFN Group acquisition complete. 4-traders]. Adcorp has put a R622 million offer on the table to buy specialist ICT staffing solutions company Paracon , in a deal that will create a R6.5 billion firm. [IT IT Web].