They share any information that’s available concerning our business or things that might affect our business. And I think they also are very effective in helping you understand why you need to look at things differently if you’re not looking at them the right way.
- Tanya Henry, Executive Director, Milwaukee Careers Cooperative


We are constantly on the alert for all the latest industry news, legislative updates, trends and more that could possibly impact your staffing business. Our president and CEO, Julie Ann Blazei, also shares her insights on the staffing industry in her message (link below). And when we don’t see information about a topic we feel is critical for you to know, we create it ourselves to share in our monthly email.

Press Room

By: Bob Thompson, Vice President, World Wide Specialty Programs

Thanks to a recent Illinois Supreme Court ruling, businesses everywhere – particularly staffing firms – have been put on notice.

It’s hard to believe that the end of 2019 (and the end of a decade!) is nearly upon us. That means new tax and minimum wage changes are on the horizon. In preparation for the new year, we’ve compiled a list of important changes that will help you prepare your staffing company for 2020.

Earned Income Tax Credit Notice Information:

Last month we shared data insights regarding talent acquisition and retention from Kurt Murray and Michelle Prokup from Assurance. They had originally presented this information at our 2019 TRICOM Client Conference in September, and we felt their insights were worth sharing. Assurance is an independent insurance brokerage firm serving the staffing industry with over 400 clients across the U.S.


Legislative Updates

CBS2 Chicago

For people in Chicago who still have a job, they’ll want to know about new labor laws, going into effect July first.

The National Law Review

The start of the year brings a lot of new laws and in the past few years the increase of the State of California’s minimum wage.