TITLE

Maximize the Return on Temp Staff Investments

AUTHOR(S)
Davidson, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Nov99, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of contingent staffing by companies. Statistics from the American Staffing Association; Strategic staffing plans; Contingent staffing models; Vendor assessment and selection; Contingent workforce management. INSET: Contingent Staffing Facts.
ACCESSION #
2479900

 

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