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Oct 09, 2014, 10:03 ET

U.S. Employee Confidence Level Improves Slightly

 Confidence levels among workers rebounded slightly this month, however little changed month-over-month for nearly all aspects of the report....

Oct 08, 2014, 07:00 ET

Randstad Technologies Reaches Another Technology Deployment Milestone: Over 160,000 Devices Installed across more than 30,000 Locations

 For more than 20 years, organizations of all sizes have turned to Randstad Technologies' Technology Deployment Services (TDS) practice for...

Oct 07, 2014, 09:22 ET
New Research from Randstad Reveals What Workers Want from Their Managers This Boss's Day (PRNewsFoto/Randstad)

4 Ways to Be a Better Boss: New Research from Randstad Reveals What Workers Want from Their Managers

 National Boss's Day turns the spotlight on managers as employees show recognition and appreciation for their supervisors. But, what makes a...

Oct 01, 2014, 07:00 ET

Randstad Technologies to Host Webinar on Managing the Upcoming Chip and PIN Transition

WHO: Jim Wedeking, director of solutions for Randstad Technologies, a leading technology talent and solutions provider in the...

Sep 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

Heart over reason: Canadians value relationships and intuition when it comes to managing their careers, says Randstad survey

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - According to the recent Randstad Canada online survey on career management and personal branding,...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Employee Confidence Levels Ease Slightly in August

 After two months of record-breaking confidence levels among employees, the August Randstad U.S. Employee Confidence Index fell to 55.9,...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:00 ET

Global Study Says One in Three Canadians See Technology as a Threat to Their Jobs

Whether it is through automation, or computerization, a third of Canadians fear job loss due to the digital age, reports Randstad Canada...

Sep 02, 2014, 16:11 ET
Generation Connected: Meet Gen Z, the newest generation arriving to a workforce near you (PRNewsFoto/Randstad)

Millennial Branding and Randstad US Release First Worldwide Study Comparing Gen Y and Gen Z Workplace Expectations

 Millennial Branding, a Gen Y research and consulting firm, and Randstad, the second-largest HR services and staffing company in the world,...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:06 ET
How Workplace Pressure Prompts Employee Resignations (PRNewsFoto/Randstad)

Stressin' 9 to 5: How Workplace Pressure Prompts Employee Resignations

 As the nation celebrates Labor Day and pays tribute to the American worker, an increasing number of employees continue to battle a workforce...

Aug 07, 2014, 12:12 ET

Engineering Professionals Remain Confident in the Second Quarter of 2014

The Randstad Engineering Employee Confidence Index, a measure of overall confidence among U.S. engineers, fell below 60.0 for the first time since...

Aug 05, 2014, 15:30 ET

Healthcare Workers' Confidence Climbs for Second Consecutive Quarter

U.S. healthcare workers' confidence levels continue to improve, rising for the second consecutive quarter to 59.8 from 58.0, according to the...

Aug 04, 2014, 16:51 ET

IT Worker Confidence Dips Slightly in Second Quarter of 2014

 The Randstad Technologies Employee Confidence Index, a measure of overall confidence among technology workers, declined slightly in the...

Aug 04, 2014, 13:06 ET

Randstad Technologies Executive to Speak on Talent Management at CIO Event

WHO:    Andrew Speer, president of technology solutions for Randstad Technologies, a leading technology talent and...

Jul 29, 2014, 12:45 ET
Randstad Sourceright Appoints Seasoned Business Leader Robert A. Lopes as President of RPO (PRNewsFoto/Randstad Sourceright)

Randstad Sourceright Appoints Seasoned Business Leader Robert A. Lopes as President of RPO

 Randstad Sourceright, a global talent leader, today announced that Robert A. Lopes, a proven business leader with nearly three decades of...

Jul 23, 2014, 13:58 ET

Confidence Among Finance and Accounting Workers Declines in Second Quarter, But Stays in Positive Territory

 The Randstad Professionals' Finance & Accounting Employee Confidence Index declined to 58.0 this quarter after reaching a near seven-year...

Jul 22, 2014, 13:57 ET

Confidence Continues to Rise for Office and Administrative Workers

According to the Q2 Randstad Office & Administrative Confidence Index, employee confidence rose for the second consecutive quarter to 54.0 in...

Jul 21, 2014, 16:00 ET

Confidence Among Manufacturing and Logistics Workers Hits Record High in Q2 2014

 The Randstad Manufacturing & Logistics Employee Confidence Index, a measure of overall confidence among U.S. workers in this sector, hit...

Jul 17, 2014, 10:48 ET

Randstad Sourceright Recognized as Leader in Everest Group's MSP Service Provider Report

 Randstad Sourceright, a global talent leader, today announced that it has been recognized in a new market report from Everest Group, "Managed...

Jul 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

Global Randstad study finds employer loyalty in Canada is on the decline - but it's not dead if employers pay attention

Most Canadian employees willing to leave employers at any moment for ideal salary and additional career opportunities TORONTO, July 16, 2014...

Jul 15, 2014, 14:28 ET

Majority of Biotech/Pharma Employees Poised to Job Hunt

 Employees in the U.S. biotech and pharma industries express significant interest in accepting or seeking out a new employment offer, according...