Category Archives: Staffing Trends

Semper Hires Rick Littrell as VP to Help Companies Hire Production/Creative Staff

BOSTON—March 31, 2015—Semper International, the leading placement firm for skilled help for companies involved in marketing, graphic design, programming and printing, announces that it has appointed Rick Littrell to the position of vice president, Direct Hires and TechCreative talent. Littrell is a proven team leader with more than 30 years’ experience working with emerging technologies,…
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Capitalize on a New Talent Pipeline in 2015

This article by Semper International president Brian Regan first appeared in the January 2015 edition of  PIA: The Magazine. In the dawn of 2015 the skilled labor landscape is looking more and more like a scene from The Disappeared. Everyone, from trade organizations to Forbes magazine is decrying the lack of skilled tradesmen. The lack…
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Semper Exec on How to Save Print Staffing

We hear everywhere that printing is dying. Well… at Semper International, we just don’t agree. In a recent article for PIA magazine, our President Brian Regan detailed his thoughts on the state of printing (and print staffing) in 2014 and beyond. In this special article, Brian shares his 20+ years of watching the print industry evolve,…
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2nd Quarter Industry Insight Survey 2014

We scoured the data looking to shed light on whether we are looking at a turning of the economic tide. Reading all the responses from over 300 business owners, it looks like the industry at large expects to see several steady quarters of growth interrupted with mini slowdowns in demand, as buyers continue to feel…
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