DCR Workforce Blog

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DCR Workforce’s blog publishes thoughtful and analytical posts on industry patterns, developments and technology as well as valuable insights into today’s workplace economy and its impact on HR and Procurement trends. The posts contain information that can be practically leveraged, and imparts managers with the knowledge to evaluate and improve the outcomes of their daily professional activities.
safety procedures in the workplace

Safety by Design: Can a Staffing Firm Ensure Worker Safety for Contingent Workers?

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Most of us have learned to put duty first; yet people managers must rise above such concerns and put workplace safety above jobs, tasks and service expectations. However, is everyone at work found equal in the eyes of the safety culture at a workplace? Or are full-time employees in an organization considered “more equal” than  Click for full story…

SIG Innovations in Vendor Management System Technology

SIG Innovations in Vendor Management System Technology Series – Service Procurement

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Editor’s Note: This is the fifth of a six-part series dedicated to the Sourcing Industry Group’s report, “Innovations in Vendor Management Systems Technology 2016” which is sponsored in part by DCR. References in italics are taken directly from the SIG report along with the corresponding page number. Professionals in services procurement face many issues. It’s  Click for full story…

The Ugly Underbelly of the Gig Economy - Its Issues with Legislation

The Ugly Underbelly of the Gig Economy – Its Issues with Legislation

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Until the Department of Labor releases its reckoning of the gig economy in 2017, we may not have a truly official figure to confirm estimates that put the share of the gig workers in the workforce at 40%. It’s truly innovative structure has made it possible for people to embrace unforeseen opportunities to monetize assets  Click for full story…

Eric Wilcoxen

Behind the Curtain at DCR – Service Delivery Analyst

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What’s it like to work at an innovative company like DCR? In this monthly blog series, we let you peek behind the curtain into our organization to see what makes us tick – our culture, our core roles and the people behind them. We’d like you to meet Eric Wilcoxen, our Service Delivery Analyst. He’s  Click for full story…