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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.

SIA releases 2018 list of Global Power 150 – Women In Staffing, including Mee Derby founder Robin Mee

Robin Mee named 2018 SIA Global Power Women 150

Congratulations to the leaders named by SIA in the 2018 list of Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing!   In previous years, this list included the top 100 most influential women leaders in staffing. This year the list has expanded to 150; appropriate considering the rapid growth of the… Read more »

October 2018 Employment Report

steinberg october 18 employment report

    The October 2018 edition of economist Bruce Steinber’s monthly Employment Report discusses Uber’s recent move into the staffing industry with their new business-to-business service called Uber Works. It’s currently in trial and development in Los Angeles and Chicago. Those of us who attend conferences like Staffing World are keenly… Read more »

Old Legends Impart Traditional Wisdom for New Recruiters

Robin Mee featured in article smartrecruiters.com

Recruitment has transformed rapidly, but some insights remain timeless. We mined the slush pile at the quote farm, unearthing some untarnished gems from which the most cynical can’t help but draw wisdom. Recruiting is changing rapidly, but success still depends on a few timeless qualities. Robin Mee is included in… Read more »

Happy National Staffing Employee Week from Mee Derby!

National Staffing employee week Mee Derby

  Cabin John, MD, 28806, 9/27/18 — Mee Derby, based in Cabin John, is joining staffing agencies from across the nation in celebrating National Staffing Employee Week, Sept. 24–30. Established by the American Staffing Association, this commemorative week honors the millions of temporary and contract employees working for U.S. staffing… Read more »

August 2018 Employment Report

Steinberg August 18 report Mee Derby

    In the August 2018 Employment Report, economist Bruce Steinberg looks at the curiously low rate of inflation on consumer goods of late.   Have you ever heard of “the Amazon effect?” The transparent pricing and “algorithmic pricing technologies” of online markets is capping inflation for both online and… Read more »

September Hot Jobs

September 18 Hot Jobs Staffing Mee Derby

The economy continues to rev up the staffing industry, with robust growth across many professional services disciplines. Staffing revenues year over year are rising astronomically. If you’re considering a job change for 2018, now’s the time. Autumn is always a high hiring period, and particularly in a continued growth cycle… Read more »