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This is the place to come for valuable industry news, association information and thought sharing. We work hard to stay abreast of industry trends and are excited to share our knowledge with you. It’s just one more way we are building a community of staffing professionals.

Recap of OSSA Conference on Put-In-Bay, Ohio

Robin and Kim at OSSA Conference 18

Mee Derby President Robin Mee and Executive Director Kim Whiteley enjoyed two days in Put-In-Bay at the 2018 OSSA Conference last week. OSSA, The Ohio Staffing and Search Association,  is the state chapter of the American Staffing Association (ASA) and an affiliate of the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS).… Read more »

June 2018 Employment Report

June Jobs Report Mee Derby

  Is the “gig economy” as booming as it seems? It depends how we define contingent work and temporary help workers. After a 12 year hiatus, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has revived its Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements report. Economist Bruce Steinberg addresses this in his June 2018… Read more »

Closing the pay gap starts at home

Pay equity Jennifer Tucker

Creating pay equity means confronting our subconscious biases. Even employers and recruiters who are women may notice that they have internalized the pay gap, and must take extra measures to ensure that candidates of all genders are compensated equally.  Check out this relatable post on the topic by Mee Derby… Read more »

Bullhorn & ClearEdge Marketing announce 16 finalists for Bullseye Awards for Staffing Innovation

Bullseye Awards Staffing Innovation

16 finalists have been announced for this year’s 2018 Bullseye Awards for Staffing Innovation!   Co-sponsored by Bullhorn and ClearEdge Marketing, the Bullseye Awards honor staffing professionals and organizations who have transformed their businesses through innovation and excellence in staffing, leadership, and technology. Bullhorn’s press release names the finalists for… Read more »

Kim Whiteley to attend The ASA Staffing Law Conference 2018

ASA Staffing Law Conference 2018

Kim Whiteley, Director and Executive Recruiter with Mee Derby, looks forward to attending this year’s ASA Staffing Law Conference in Washington, DC. It will be her first year in attendance of this conference.   The ASA Staffing Law Conference is the only event dedicated exclusively to the legal and regulatory… Read more »

Robin Mee and Michele McCauley to present at VACE 2018 conference

vace conference mee derby 2018

  Mee Derby Founder and President Robin Mee and Michele McCauley, Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Apex Systems, will present at the next VACE Conference. VACE stands for Virginia Association of Colleges and Employers, an organization that facilitates relationships between colleges and employers in Virginia and neighboring areas.… Read more »