They share any information that’s available concerning our business or things that might affect our business. And I think they also are very effective in helping you understand why you need to look at things differently if you’re not looking at them the right way.
- Tanya Henry, Executive Director, Milwaukee Careers Cooperative


We are constantly on the alert for all the latest industry news, legislative updates, trends and more that could possibly impact your staffing business. Our president and CEO, Julie Ann Blazei, also shares her insights on the staffing industry in her message (link below). And when we don’t see information about a topic we feel is critical for you to know, we create it ourselves to share in our monthly email.

Press Room


Don’t be held back by your funding provider.


“Accuracy is critical.

You just can’t have mistakes when you’re dealing with your customers when it comes to invoicing. You can’t have mistakes when it comes to paying your people. Critically, when you’re funding a large payroll, you don’t want to spend a lot of time trying solving problems and fix things. You just want to take care of the administrative processes and move on to do business.” -Robb Mulberger, President, NRI Staffing

Shelly Wilkinson, Director of Sales/Marketing for Tricom Funding, recently participated in a radio interview with the North Carolina Association of Staffing Professionals.

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Legislative Updates

Tampa Bay Times (10/13/2017)

Floridian employees who make minimum wage can expect a bump in their paychecks come Jan. 1. The minimum wage for 2018 will be $8.25 per hour, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Friday. That's up from $8.10 this year.

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The Peninsula (10/13/2017)

The Michigan’s Workers’ Compensation system announced this week that premium rates are set to fall 9.3 percent for 2018.

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Now that the nation’s main workers’ compensation rate-maker has recommended another rate decrease in Tennessee, businesses’ premiums will likely drop for the seventh year in a row.

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