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Segment Data - Summary of Sales and Segment Operating Income (Loss) by Reportable Operating Segment (Details)

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Segment Data - Summary of Sales and Segment Operating Income (Loss) by Reportable Operating Segment (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
May 03, 2020
Feb. 02, 2020
Apr. 28, 2019
Jan. 27, 2019
May 03, 2020
May 03, 2020
Apr. 28, 2019
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE $ 207,275   $ 252,070     $ 425,041 $ 505,506
Cost of services 175,038   215,813     361,377 431,550
GROSS MARGIN 32,237   36,257     63,664 73,956
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 36,189   38,939     75,686 78,749
Restructuring and severance costs 411   724   $ 1,657 1,657 783
Impairment charge 0   347     11 347
Operating income (loss) (4,363)   (3,753)     (13,690) (5,923)
Other income (expense), net (1,039)   (1,179)     (2,325) (1,951)
Income tax provision 23   233     218 506
NET LOSS (5,425) $ (10,808) (5,165) $ (3,215)   (16,233) (8,380)
Operating Segments | North American Staffing              
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE 173,386   208,871     355,781 420,719
Cost of services 147,423   179,678     304,817 361,363
GROSS MARGIN 25,963   29,193     50,964 59,356
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 23,043   26,439     47,852 52,717
Restructuring and severance costs 344   210     426 208
Impairment charge     0     11 0
Operating income (loss) 2,576   2,544     2,675 6,431
Operating Segments | International Staffing              
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE 24,303   28,809     50,526 55,075
Cost of services 20,282   24,095     42,312 46,233
GROSS MARGIN 4,021   4,714     8,214 8,842
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 3,714   3,894     7,533 7,636
Restructuring and severance costs 111   192     111 274
Impairment charge     0     0 0
Operating income (loss) 196   628     570 932
Operating Segments | North American MSP              
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE 9,745   9,579     19,114 17,796
Cost of services 7,582   7,186     14,837 13,104
GROSS MARGIN 2,163   2,393     4,277 4,692
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 1,672   1,252     3,032 2,559
Restructuring and severance costs 0   41     0 68
Impairment charge     0     0 0
Operating income (loss) 491   1,100     1,245 2,065
Corporate and Other              
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE 187   5,431     390 13,277
Cost of services 97   5,474     181 12,211
GROSS MARGIN 90   (43)     209 1,066
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 7,760   7,354     17,269 15,837
Restructuring and severance costs (44)   281     1,120 233
Impairment charge     347     0 347
Operating income (loss) (7,626)   (8,025)     (18,180) (15,351)
Eliminations              
Segment Reporting, Reconciling Item for Operating Profit (Loss) from Segment to Consolidated [Line Items]              
NET REVENUE (346)   (620)     (770) (1,361)
Cost of services (346)   (620)     (770) (1,361)
GROSS MARGIN 0   0     0 0
Selling, administrative and other operating costs 0   0     0 0
Restructuring and severance costs 0   0     0 0
Impairment charge     0     0 0
Operating income (loss) $ 0   $ 0     $ 0 $ 0