All-Time Highs in Staffing by Employment Agencies
As 2018 drew to an end, it saw with it an all-time high in temporary and contract workers, according to a March 14, 2019 report from the American Staffing Association. The ASA reported (link https://americanstaffing.net/posts/2019/03/14/staffing-employment-sets-record-high-in-2018/ to ASA report) that an estimated 3.23 million temporary and contract workers sought employment through U.S. staffing companies in 2018, up 1.4% from 2017, according to the ASA report.
While staffing companies hired 16.8 million temporary and contract workers in 2018, the average length of employment with staffing companies dipped from 10.7 weeks in 2017 to 10.0 weeks in 2018, according to ASA.
Staffing with Kane
Kane Partners has been a trusted partner in staffing for over 25 years. Our staffing solutions include temporary staffing, contract to hire, and direct hire placement in information technology, healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, as well as executive placements.
At Kane Solutions, we thoroughly review with you your company’s needs, objectives, and requirements prior to placing any staffing; this allows us to understand your business and to find the ideal right fit for your team. Our goal is to clarify your hiring objectives to determine the skillset and experience levels needed in your next candidate.
With agency staffing reaching all-time highs in 2018, it’s important for your business to partner with an agency with the skills, experience, and competence to place your next candidates, like Kane Partners.
Fourth Quarter Staffing Trends Continue to Rise
According to the American Staffing Association, fourth quarter staffing employment was 2.0% higher compared to the fourth quarter of 2017. With an average weekly staffing employment of 3.4 million, the fourth quarter of 2018 ended with its highest staffing employment numbers for any quarter since 2005.
With trends continuing on the upward tick, and staffing employment numbers at its highest points in more than a decade, the importance of company’s partnering with a strong and reliable staffing solution is at its premium. Companies need to ensure they are getting the absolute right candidates for their open positions.
How does Kane Solutions help your Business Staffing Needs?
It’s pretty simple. At Kane Partners, we are committed to your business staffing needs every step of the way. Our simple and unique ten-step hiring process ensures we are not only recruiting the ideal candidate for you and your team, but we are also matching your business requirement and objectives with the right candidate to meet their needs as well. It’s a solution to ensure the long-term success for you and your team, as well as the candidate we are placing with you.
If you’re interested to find out how Kane Partners will help you and your team, contact us today. We’ll review our services and begin the first steps in getting the right candidates placed within your team.