MeeDerby Blog

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.

31st Anniversary of Mee Derby!

It’s Our 31st Anniversary! Today marks the 31st anniversary of Mee Derby. Wow! Mee Derby simply wouldn’t be where we are today without every single one of our executive recruiters, clients, talent or candidates. We are beyond grateful for everyone that has come to us seeking the next step in… Read more »

November 2019 Employment Report by Bruce Steinberg

  In a revision of the October Temporary help services findings, November marks a 4 month consecutive growth period in temporary/contract based employment. GM’s employee strike did have an impact on October’s employment numbers as well as November’s numbers considering it was approximately 50,000 striking workers. Despite this order of… Read more »

July 2019 Employment Report by Bruce Steinberg

    In the July Employment Report, Bruce Steinberg looks at the national unemployment rate as compares to the labor force participation rate:   “These two factors are in a similar relationship now. The labor force participation rate is basically steady and the unemployment rate is declining. If the economy… Read more »