Craig Johnson

Senior Managing Editor

Craig Johnson
cjohnsonSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Craig Johnson is Senior 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

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.

Index: Staffing Prices Moving Up

May 16, 2012

Prices for contingent labor and other staffing services, such as direct-hire staffing, have trended up since February, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Temp Use Rises; Recruiting Tougher for Manufacturers

May 9, 2012

Contingent workers accounted for a greater percentage of the U.S. workforce in April, and human resources professionals in the manufacturing sector found recruiting more difficult, according to two separate reports.

Why Your Suppliers' Deals Should Matter

May 2, 2012

ManpowerGroup’s recently announced $400 million RPO deal is just one of several contract-related announcements made recently. How do these affect the buyer of staffing services?

Legs & Regs Advisor: April 2012

April 30, 2012

  • New obligations for Massachusetts employers conducting criminal background checks
  • Rhode Island bill creates presumption workers are employees
  • California employers win on interpretation of duty ‘to provide’ meal periods
  • Maryland’s ‘Facebook law’ raises obstacles for employers
  • State... More

Misclassifications: Mass. Firms Pay $11 Million

April 25, 2012

Massachusetts agencies collected nearly $11 million from firms that misclassified workers as independent contractors and other infractions.

Center Stage

April 23, 2012

Center Stage: Home-Grown Leadership