Apr 24, 2012 0
Over the last two decades, there has been a steady growth in the number of workers finding temp jobs through a placement agency. Canada now has one in eight of its working population engaged in a temp job. While some employers are hiring on a temporary basis due to current economic uncertainty, a large number of companies engaged temp workers when the economy was buoyant. Clearly there is more to temporary work than a response to the ups and downs of the economy.