4 edition of Managing the contingent work force found in the catalog.
Managing the contingent work force
Kelly Ann Daly
by IRC Press, Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 24-27)
|Statement||Kelly Ann Daly.|
|Series||Current issues series, Current issues series (Kingston, Ont.)|
|Contributions||Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Industrial Relations Centre.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||27 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||27|
contingent, contract, consultant 35% virtual or remote worker part-time consultant what employers forecast each work model will be in everyone facing forward While not always in agreement, employers and employees are aligning their vision of the world of work more and more closely, and have similar expectationsFile Size: 2MB. A contingent workforce is a temporary group of workers who work for an organization on a non-permanent basis, also known as freelancers, independent professionals, temporary contract workers, independent contractors or consultants. The contingent workforce style of labor is becoming much more popular in the American economy today because of several different contributing factors.
The transformation has proven to be slower than expected. But today free agency and other forms of contingent work are coming to fruition in dramatic fashion. Research firm Aberdeen Group estimates that nearly 26 percent of the average organization’s total workforce is contingent or contract-based. And the irregular workforce is growing quickly. Workers employed through temporary agencies in were more likely to be African-American and Hispanic [BLS ]. Temporary workers, accounted for roughly % of the construction workforce from −, were more likely to be younger than in the overall construction work force during that period [CPWR ].
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Daly, Kelly Ann. Managing the contingent work force. Kingston, Ont.: IRC Press, © (OCoLC) Although the contingent workforce segment is growing in importance and its size, many organizations may not be skilled at managing it effectively.
Major challenges include the lack of an integrated workforce management strategy, ad hoc (and at times high-risk) managerial behavior, poor data management, and inadequate technology. This book will help current and future managers understand what practices and tools are available for managing employees, how to use them, and when to use them in different situations.
Knowing that a picture is worth a thousand words, the work on this book began by developing an integrative framework for the strategic management of employees. 11 Essential Tips for Managing Remote Employees. Remote management can feel like a totally different challenge than managing people you work side by side with.
Things that work in an office don’t always translate exactly to remote employees. Use these tips to be more conscious of the unique approaches you should take to managing remote employees.
Today, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), unions represent about 16% of America’s work-force. Even though the number of strikes is declining, as long as companies operate in a union environment, human resources managers would be foolish not to assume and plan for the possibility of a.
Managing the Multi-Generational Workforce; From the GI Generation to the Millenials (Gower Applied Research) by Robert G. Delcampo, Lauren A. Haggerty, et al. | out of 5 stars 5. Managing a contingent work force can be more difficult because may not be as be committed to the organization as regular workers 2.
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A code of ethics will be more effective if it is. Contingent workers are defined as “a provisional group that works on a non-permanent basis” such as freelancers, independent contractors and temporary contract workers.
Unlike regular employees, contingent workers are utilized as part of a strategic business plan, usually on a project basis or as a certain percentage of the overall workforce.
THE CONTINGENCY WORK FORCE Just-in-time employees, throwaway execs: America works a new way. It's not all bad, and full-time jobs won't disappear. But managers had better adapt. Workforce management (WFM) is an institutional process that maximizes performance levels and competency for an process includes all the activities needed to maintain a productive workforce, such as field service management, human resource management, performance and training management, data collection, recruiting, budgeting, forecasting, scheduling and analytics.
Managing Contingent Labour in the Hotel Industry by Developing Organisational Social Capital Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Human Resources in Hospitality & Tourism 9(2) March Author: Anthony Brien. This warning comes in a critical new book, “Managing Contingent Workers (Amacom),” coauthored by Stanley Nollen, professor of human resources at Georgetown University, and management research.
You provide the Challenge, We provide the Solution. Temporary staffing offers your company a low-risk, temporary solution to offset business demands. Lingo has a contingent work force readily available to supplement short-term and long-term needs that arise from production peaks and valleys, special projects, family medical leave, vacation time and many more.
Managing Co-Employment Risk When Using a Staffing Agency Co-employment is an important issue for any company using long-term contractors. 1 InMicrosoft’s $97 million settlement for benefits liability to the contract workers who provided services from to raised co-employment awareness nationally.
The key to this talent-on-demand model is the availability of workers with specialized skills who are willing to work on a contingent basis. The workforce appears ready. An expanding industry of intermediaries and “talent aggregators” has cropped up to supply interaction workers ranging from drug-development scientists to advertising.
Workforce Logiq Takes First Place in HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen Rankings Global workforce management provider recognized for superior quality, breadth of service, and innovative technology offering ORLANDO, Fla. A variety of contingent work arrangements and flexible employment policies are reviewed as a potential solution to the decreased supply of skilled labor for employers and the need for continued.
In almost all instances of contingent workforce engagements, except with the direct hire of a contingent worker for a seasonal interval, the organization that contracts for the work has the benefit of someone else managing such things as payroll, paid vacation time. 4 Key Questions to Consider While Developing a Contingent Workforce Strategy.
Hiring workers on a nonpermanent basis requires similar preparation given for full-time employees. Here are four key questions to ask while developing a contingent workforce management strategy.
One of the biggest challenges facing companies all over the world is building and sustaining a strong talent pipeline. Not only do businesses need to adjust to shifting demographics and work force preferences, but they must also build new capabilities and revitalize their organizations — all while investing in new technologies, globalizing their operations and contending with new competitors.
With SAP Fieldglass Contingent Workforce Management, you can automate the entire process of procuring and managing flexible labor from requisition all the way through invoice and payment.
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