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

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.

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?