Craig Johnson

Managing Editor, Staffing Publications

Craig Johnson
cjohnsonSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Craig Johnson is Managing Editor of Staffing Industry Review and Staffing Industry Analysts Daily News. Johnson joined Staffing Industry Analysts in 2006. He has more than 17 years of experience as a journalist.

Recent Articles

Research Report: Not That Friendly

July 2, 2012

Surprisingly few workers find staffing firms through social networking.

Firm Gets Proposed Fines in Death of Contract Worker

June 27, 2012

A food manufacturer has cited and faces more than $700,000 in fines over the death of a contractor in December.

Legs & Regs Advisor: June 2012

June 26, 2012

  • Connecticut legalizes medicinal marijuana
  • Tennessee enacts “Tennessee Professional Employer Organization Act”
  • New York drywall installer misclassification suit goes to trial
  • Louisiana passes independent contractor law
  • California bill would impose onerous reporting requirements on staffing... More

Risk: Contingent Worker Files Suit After Find of Racist Figurine

June 20, 2012

A contingent worker at a Goodyear rubber plant in Beaumont, Texas, filed a discrimination suit against the company after finding a racist figurine inside his locker.

SI Report Webinar - June 2012

June 12, 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Staffing trends update
  • Temporary worker survey - what's the score?

Costs: New Report Is Critical of Outsourcing, Walmart

June 13, 2012

A report released last week is critical of outsourcing — and the use of staffing firms in such circumstances — and took aim at Walmart in particular. The report calls for several steps to get tougher on outsourcing by companies. Walmart has already blasted the report.

Legs & Regs Advisor: May 2012

May 30, 2012

  • Staffing firm settles Illinois vacation pay suit
  • Temp agency settles overtime claims
  • Wisconsin court: Independent contractor cannot sue under Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Maine enacts law defining ‘independent contractor’

Quiet Giant

May 23, 2012

A look at the second-largest staffing market in the world: Japan.

Contingents’ Concerns Prompt City Proposal

May 23, 2012

Contingent workers’ concerns prompted one city to consider a new policy that would affect contingent workforce buyers in the hotel industry.

Software Giant to Buy VMS Provider Ariba

May 23, 2012

Business software giant SAP AG yesterday announced plans to buy vendor management system provider Ariba Inc. in $4.3 billion deal.