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Jobless Rates Decrease for a Majority of U.S. States

  • December 21, 2011

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports good economic news as the year comes to an end. Regional and state unemployment rates were generally lower in November 2011, according to their most recent employment update. Forty-three states and the District of Columbia recorded unemployment rate decreases, three states posted rate increases and four states saw […]

Majority of Workers to be Independent by 2020

  • December 20, 2011

A study predicts that more than half of the U.S. workforce will be independent workers by 2020. MBO Partners, an independent contractor consulting and services firm, estimates that there are 16 million independent contractors in the U.S. today and that by 2020 this number will increase to 70 million. The firm foresees this growth as […]

Adams & Martin Group supporting Blind Children's Learning Center with OC-ALA

Adams & Martin Group Joins with the ALA to Support Local Charity

  • November 21, 2011

Adams & Martin Group, the legal business line of Roth Staffing Companies, L.P., together with the Orange County Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (OC-ALA), took part in a local event to support the Blind Children’s Learning Center (BCLC) in Santa Ana, CA. More than 100 volunteers set aside time to participate in the […]

Ultimate Staffing Employee Recognized by Local Human Resources Association

  • November 8, 2011

The Southern Nevada Human Resources Association (SNHRA) recently featured Lisa Hanik, Senior Business Solutions Manager for Ultimate Staffing Services, in the member spotlight of their online newsletter. SNHRA is the premier professional association for human resource professionals in the southern part of the region. SNHRA recognizes valued members throughout the year in their online newsletter, […]

Demand for Computer Specialists Continues

  • November 1, 2011

Computer specialists are still in great demand, according to recent data released by Wanted Analytics, a firm that tracks online job ads. Despite a hiring slow in the summer months, demand for computer specialists and programmers is up by 50 percent year over year. In the last three months, there were more than 42,000 new […]

2011 The Staffing 100

Roth Staffing Founder & CEO Recognized on The Staffing 100

  • October 13, 2011

Ben Roth, Founder & CEO of Roth Staffing Companies, L.P., was named on Staffing Industry Analysts’ The Staffing 100, a who’s who list of 100 of the most noteworthy people in staffing. Roth was recognized as a staffing industry veteran, with 32 years in the industry. Amongst his many accomplishments, Roth has been named an “entrepreneur […]

New Survey Shows Employee Confidence is Indecisive

  • October 10, 2011

Recent economy and financial market volatility is wavering employee confidence, according to a recent survey by Glassdoor. More than half of employed adults and nearly all unemployed job seekers believe recent volatility will affect their career, current employment or job search. Workers also anticipate little change in their pay, with one-third of employees expecting a […]

College Graduate Average Salary is on the Rise

  • October 7, 2011

Average salaries for graduates with bachelor’s degrees rose 6% in the past year, according to a survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). The average 2011 salary for new graduates is $51,171, up from $48,288 in 2010. By discipline, new grads with computer-related degrees are now offered $63,760, up 9.6% from last […]

Employee Health Costs to Exceed $10,000

  • October 7, 2011

New data reveals that the average cost for healthcare per employee will surpass the $10,000 mark next year. Analysis by Aon Hewitt, a division of Aon Corp., forecasts that large companies will on average pay $10,475 for healthcare premiums per employee in 2012. This is up 7% from $9,702 in 2011. The firm sites an […]

Minimum Wage Rates Increase in 5 States

  • October 6, 2011

The annual minimum wage for 5 states is going up on average by 31 cents. Effective January 2, 2012, the following states will see increases: Colorado: $7.36 to $7.64 per hour Montana: $7.35 to $7.65 per hour Ohio*: $7.40 to $7.70 per hour Oregon: $8.50 to $8.80 per hour Washington: $8.67 to $9.04 per hour […]