Adecco, headquartered in Glattbrugg, Switzerland, is the world's largest temporary employment organization, with revenues of over $25 billion and almost 6,000 offices worldwide. Its business is actually boosted by employers' reluctance to add full-time payroll employees amid wobbly economic conditions. Please weigh in by commenting under this post if you attended the event. Let us hear from you! And if you'd like the slides, you can use these links:
Tom is in Cannes at the moment, and, if you follow him on Twitter, you know he finds it a bit over the top. But right now, in terms of weather, it has to beat Vermont!
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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