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Nov 27, 2018, 09:41 ET New Survey: Companies Giving Few Holiday Perks This Year

A holiday bonus tops employees' wish lists this year, with 41 percent ranking a bonus as the number one item they would most like from their...


Nov 26, 2018, 11:26 ET Calling Future Franchise Owners: Spherion Staffing Services Expanding, Seeking Franchise Owners in 18 U.S. Metro Markets

Recruiting and staffing leader Spherion Staffing Services today announced its own staffing need: the company is looking to add 30+ franchise owners...


Nov 13, 2018, 11:31 ET 'Tis the Season for Giving: Spherion Donates to Local Charities Across the U.S.

Spherion Staffing Services, a national recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider, will spread the giving spirit this holiday season by...


Sep 04, 2018, 09:00 ET New Study: Flexible Workforces on the Rise as Employees Look for New Jobs

Flexible or contingent workforces (those that include contractors, freelancers and/or temporary workers) are on the rise and here to stay. According...


Nov 09, 2017, 09:00 ET Warriors of the Workplace: Eighty Five Percent of American Veterans Land their First Post-Service Civilian Job within Six Months

As the Veterans' Day holiday approaches, many American service men and women either are preparing for or reflecting upon their transition into...


May 03, 2017, 11:30 ET Side Effects: Eighty Five Percent of American Workers Hold at Least One Side Gig

When asking a modern worker what time his or her workday ends, don't be surprised if the response is, "Which one?" In fact, according to the latest...


Oct 13, 2015, 12:00 ET American Workers and Bosses Check Their Friendship at the Door, Study Says

As National Boss's Day approaches, office leaders will be happy to know that nearly three-fourths (74 percent) of their employees consider their...


Apr 01, 2015, 10:56 ET Spherion Celebrates Opening of 154th Office

Spherion Staffing Services, a recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider, today announced the opening of a new office. Part of a...


Feb 27, 2014, 11:38 ET Unsure if Your Work Aligns with Your Professional and Personal Goals? Spherion Wants to Help You Find Out

Workers struggling to find work/life balance need not fret. National staffing company Spherion has launched the "Job or Career?" quiz to help workers ...


Feb 11, 2014, 01:23 ET What's Love Got to Do with the Workplace?

Workers have long been cautioned about the hazards of mixing business and pleasure, but according to a new study from leading staffing company...


Jan 30, 2013, 09:00 ET Latest Emerging Workforce Study Discovers New Workplace Realities and Significant Employer/Employee Disconnects

A growing number of workers are adopting an emergent mentality, with unique mindsets about their career, workplace needs and expectations, according...


Aug 09, 2011, 09:51 ET Spherion Staffing Franchise Division Recognized As a World-Class Franchisor by the Franchise Research Institute® For Fifth Consecutive Year

Spherion Staffing, a recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider, today announced that it has been recognized for the fifth consecutive...


Mar 14, 2011, 10:13 ET March Madness Fuels Office Pools, Finds New Spherion Study

A recent Spherion Staffing Services study shows that not having a clear corporate policy on participation in office pools, particularly in regards to ...


Feb 11, 2011, 09:03 ET Love Conquers All—Except the Need for Job Security

This Valentine's Day, workers are just as concerned as last year that openly dating a coworker could jeopardize their careers, according to the 2011...


Jan 11, 2011, 09:10 ET Customer Service is a Primary Factor in Consumer Choice to Buy Again and Recommend to Friends, Finds Spherion Survey

As consumers are becoming increasingly savvy about where they choose to invest their hard-earned dollars, a recent survey shows that advertising...


Jan 03, 2011, 09:33 ET Spherion's Award-Winning Temp Life Web Series to Guest Star Hollywood Heavy Hitters

Spherion Staffing Services, a leading recruiting and staffing services company, today announced that several major Hollywood actors will guest star...


Oct 13, 2010, 09:49 ET New Spherion Study Finds Recession Has Eroded Workers' Relationships with Their Boss, Not Much to Celebrate This Bosses' Day

A surprising aftershock from the economic recession is emerging this bosses day, with nearly half (45 percent) of U.S. workers indicating their...


Aug 25, 2010, 08:07 ET Despite Some Bright Spots in Economy, Workers Still Overwhelmed This Labor Day

Two years from the start of the recession, U.S. workers continue to have little optimism about the direction of the economy, remain insecure about...


Jul 27, 2010, 09:38 ET Spherion Staffing Franchise Division Recognized as a World-Class Franchisor by the Franchise Research Institute® for Fourth Consecutive Year

Spherion Staffing, a recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider, today announced that it has been recognized for the fourth consecutive...


Mar 09, 2010, 02:11 ET March Madness Spurs Office Pool Participation, Finds New Spherion Study

While a recent Spherion study found that 52 percent of HR executives say their top priority this year is cost containment, March Madness and the...