Happy National Staffing Employee Week!

Happy National Staffing Employee Week!

The American Staffing Association’s National Staffing Employee Week celebrates the hard work of millions of Americans classified as temporary employees. According to the American Staffing Association, nearly 14 million employees fall under this category.

Looking to gain insight on the contingent workforce? Check out these Fast Facts based on the 2014 ASA Staffing Employee Survey.

Fast Facts:

  • 49% of the temporary workforce cited their primary reason for choosing temporary/contract work was to secure a permanent position in the future
  • 99% of temporary workers whose top priority was to move into a permanent role have achieved their goal
  • 97% said that flexibility was another important factor that drove them to temporary work
  • 52% said they chose temporary work to obtain work experience or improve their skills
  • 90% of temporary employees said their staffing employment experience made them more employable
  • 38% even said they gained self-confidence from their role
  • 74% of temporary employees reported being very or extremely satisfied with their staffing company
2017-06-21T16:14:32+00:00 By |Staffing & Industry Trends|