Articles by

Jake Ellis

Jake Ellis is a content writer and researcher for Simplify VMS. Having cultivated a lifelong passion for technology and academic research, leading him to complete an MA in History, Jake has broadened his interests to include the potential for technology in workforce management. He writes about the Future of Work, Workforce Management, Talent Technology and AI in Recruitment. Jake can be reached via LinkedIn.

Is your VMS showing its age?

There’s no doubt that the talent market has changed significantly over the last two years. Both the pandemic and record inflation across the world have caused many to rethink where, when and how they work. This has left hiring managers scrambling to find the...

What makes 2022 the right time to upgrade your VMS?

The external workforce market is changing. The global talent shortage has spurred businesses to rethink their external workforce strategy to meet this new demand. Similarly, many workers are moving away from rigid full-time employment towards flexible working, instead...

Contingent Workforce Management Guide

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION Procurement software used to be a tiny spec on the enterprise software map, solely focused on employing and managing a company’s full-time workforce. Today, software used in the recruitment and management of workers covers a wide range of...