Austin, here we come! Looking forward to the 2019 SIA Executive Forum

SIA 2019 ExecForum breakthrough leadership

Our team is looking forward to Staffing Industry Analysts’ Executive Forum in Austin in a few weeks!   Mee Derby is proud to be an Optimum Sponsor, sponsoring the event’s WiFi. ExecForum is one of our favorite conferences of the year, as it pulls together executives from all staffing industry… Read more »

Mee Derby Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award

Best of Staffing Client Award Mee Derby 2019

Diamond Award winners have won the Best of Staffing Award for at least 5 years in a row, consistently earning industry-leading satisfaction scores from their clients.   CABIN JOHN, MD – FEBRUARY 7, 2019 – Mee Derby, a leading search firm for the staffing industry, announced today that they have… Read more »

January 2019 Employment Report by Bruce Steinberg

    The January 2019 edition of economist Bruce Steinber’s monthly Employment Report assesses the potential of an oncoming recession using two economic indicators. This and the job trends from last month in the January Employment Report. Day by day the gig economy shifts in new ways; it is up to… Read more »

Mee Derby to attend ASA Execuvision event in Florida

Next week in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Kim Whiteley and Robin Mee will be representing Mee Derby at Execuvision, ASA’s inaugural event designed especially for staffing thought-leaders and influencers.   At ASA ExecuVision, c-suite executives and corporate board members will explore emerging trends and how human capital can be better acquired, organized,… Read more »

30 years of staffing the staffing industry

30 years mee derby staffing

When I founded Mee Derby 30 years ago, neither I nor my colleagues could have imagined what we would become.   I knew I wanted to start a search firm, and immediately decided to focus on search for the staff industry. Having spent 7 years in the industry, it’s what… Read more »

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 »