BLS Data Shows Staffing Employment Up in October

Seasonally adjusted employment data was  released Friday, November 2, 2012 by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showing that  staffing employment increased by 13,600 jobs from September to October. This is a 0.5% increase from September to October. Temporary help employment for October 2012 was 7.7% higher than in October 2011.  Over the previous 12… Read More »

Unemployment Rate Released- October 2012

The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the unemployment rate for October 2012 on Friday, November 2, 2012. The unemployment rate and number of unemployed persons remained essentially unchanged at 7.9% and 12.3 million.  The number of long term unemployed (jobless for 27 weeks or more) was 5.0 million which also remained essentially unchanged and accounts… Read More »

WRC (Worker Risk Certification)

Working Solutions was recently awarded the prestigious WRC (Worker Risk Certification). To achieve this status we were subjected to an intensive audit of hiring, safety and operational procedures. This designation is awarded by RSC (Risk Control Services) and recognized as the standard bearer of quality risk management in the staffing industry.… Read More »