Choosing a staffing agency

What to ask and what you should know
By Chris Roach
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/17/2007

Companies must create a fine balance between efficiency and flexibility in order to sustain growth and success — that’s business 101. But this is especially important when it comes to human capital.

The Canadian staffing services industry has grown in size and sophistication in order to meet the complex and changing requirements of HR departments. However, choosing the right staffing service can still be challenging.

Many HR professionals have an ongoing business relationship with temporary service consultants and recruiters who specialize in their industry or in specific skills sets.