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

Legs & Regs Advisor: December 2011

December 22, 2011

  • California court refuses to certify staffing class action
  • California temp files action for late wages
  • Colorado partners with U.S. Department of Labor to target misclassification
  • Ohio PEO bill passes state senate

News: IBM to Buy VMS Provider Emptoris

December 21, 2011

IBM's plan to buy VMS provider Emptoris Inc. is indicative of the changing business workforce models. Companies' growing preference for contingent labor is driving the need for services procurement solutions.

SIA Lists VMS, MSP Top Performers

December 14, 2011

Vendor shopping? How do you know what your peers really think of their vendors? Or your staffing providers. This report indentifies the top VMS and MSP providers as ranked by your counterparts as well as staffing providers.

SI Report Webinar - December 2011

December 6, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • U.S.employee benefit model

News: Adding Temps, Saving $

December 7, 2011

End users of contingent labor continue to rely on temporary workers. Indeed, the number of temporary workers rose by 22,300 in November in the United States for a total of 2.3 million. This data was released last week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Legal Eagle: Client Ruled Employer in Overtime Dispute

November 30, 2011

The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals found that the end user of contingent labor was the employer of a temporary worker in a question regarding nonpayment of overtime to the contingent in a discrimination lawsuit.

The Price May Be Right

November 28, 2011

The number of staffing industry mergers & acquisitions shrank with the recession. Buyers are now back, but whether this is a good time to sell depends on the specific deal.

Research Report: Direct Hire Picks Up Steam

November 28, 2011

Volatile sector coming back strong.

Legs & Regs Advisor: November 2011

November 22, 2011

  • California dancers bring misclassification action
  • Federal bill would update computer employee exemption
  • Court: investment manager and resort are joint employers
  • New federal bill targets misclassification
  • California enacts Wage Theft Prevention Act of 2011

News: `Tis the Season (to Hire)

November 16, 2011

There really is a temp for each season. According to a survey of contingent workforce buyers by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2010, 21 percent of contingent usage was due to recurring seasonal needs. Who's hiring this season?