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Upcoming Minimum Wage Changes and How They Could Impact Your Business

In 2019, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill called the “Raise the Minimum Wage Act”, which would lift federal minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025. What would this mean for our economy? How are independent, publicly traded companies dealing with this? Let’s take a look.  Minimum Wage Plans  The federal minimum wage currently sits at $7.25 […] Read Article “Upcoming Minimum Wage Changes and How They Could Impact Your Business”

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How Adecco is Working to Keep Associates Safe within the COVID-19 Climate

At the start of the pandemic, organizations were met with overnight change having to reimagine day-to-day operations and overcome challenges around employee safety. Newly implemented requirements including mask-wearing, social distancing and temperature checking rapidly changed employee work routines around the globe. Our teams quickly responded by establishing new strategies alongside our customers to ensure essential […] Read Article “How Adecco is Working to Keep Associates Safe within the COVID-19 Climate”

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Seven Leaders from the Adecco Group Named to SIA’s 2020 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing

Staffing Industry Analysts has released their annual 2020 Global Power 150 list, highlighting women leaders across the industry. The game changers included in this selection are curated based on their innovation mindset, leadership abilities and progressive ideas that move the workforce industry forward. This year, the Adecco Group, has seven women leaders represented on the […] Read Article “Seven Leaders from the Adecco Group Named to SIA’s 2020 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing”

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Embracing an Attitude of Gratitude for Veterans

A big part of my day—my favorite part—is talking with veterans and military spouses. My goal is to help them navigate their transition to civilian life, but I know I’ve learned as much from them as they have from me. It’s given me a window to their culture, their ethos, their in-jokes, and their struggles. […] Read Article “Embracing an Attitude of Gratitude for Veterans”

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What will President Trump’s executive order mean for recruiting and hiring?

The executive order is set to replace the CARES Act. You’ve probably seen the headlines—some covering the roadblocks this order could face—so we won’t spend too much time here. The most relevant point related to the labor market is this: The executive order does not include one-time stimulus checks for employed and unemployed individuals (they […] Read Article “What will President Trump’s executive order mean for recruiting and hiring?”

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Associate Story: An Unexpected Career Opportunity Discovered in the Adecco Academy

After more than two decades with one company, Tina found herself stuck in a cycle of job hunting and short-term, temporary work. But after meeting Adecco along the way, her job loss turned into an expected gain with the help of the Adecco Academy. A steady career, interrupted Tina was in the middle of a […] Read Article “Associate Story: An Unexpected Career Opportunity Discovered in the Adecco Academy”

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Associate Story: Leaning on the Adecco Academy to Find New Opportunities

Elizabeth A. was laid off from her job as an operator at a plastics manufacturer due to the coronavirus pandemic. While Adecco was able to find her another temporary position, she is also anxious to keep her career moving forward. That’s where the Adecco Academy comes in. Elizabeth is using the free, online training program […] Read Article “Associate Story: Leaning on the Adecco Academy to Find New Opportunities”

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Associate Story: Developing Career-boosting Skills Through the Adecco Academy

Marie S. is a recent college graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration. When the coronavirus pandemic shifted her employment plans, she found new ways to prepare for a successful future with the help of the Adecco Academy. A very winding road to Adecco After high school, Marie decided to pursue a degree in […] Read Article “Associate Story: Developing Career-boosting Skills Through the Adecco Academy”

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Associate Story: Overcoming Adversity through Education with the Adecco Academy

While David F. wasn’t able to go to college right after high school, that’s not stopping him from getting an education. He’s taking advantage of the Adecco Academy to learn about different careers as he builds his life in a new city. New city, new job David was born in Texas and raised in Mississippi. […] Read Article “Associate Story: Overcoming Adversity through Education with the Adecco Academy”

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Associate Story: Taking the Adecco Academy on the Road During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Mike L. may not be in his preferred line of work right now, but the Adecco Academy is giving him a chance to make the best of his change of plans when the coronavirus pandemic forced him out of a job. No stranger to change Mike’s professional life has been filled with transitions. After working […] Read Article “Associate Story: Taking the Adecco Academy on the Road During the Coronavirus Pandemic”