Andrew Braswell

Research Analyst

Andrew Braswell
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Andrew Braswell is a Research Analyst at Staffing Industry Analysts, covering the healthcare segment of temporary staffing. Prior to joining SIA, he spent more than eight years in equity investment research, most recently as Director of Research for a boutique investment banking and advisory firm. Andrew has been a featured speaker for numerous conferences, presentations and media interviews, including CNBC’s Squawk Box. Earning his BBA from the University of Miami in 2002, Andrew majored in entrepreneurship and minored in English.

Recent Articles

Affordable Care Act - Options for Outsourcing Compliance

December 11, 2013

  • A brief overview of the options available to staffing firms for outsourcing compliance
  • PEOs are a potentially viable option, though as a group they have become less willing to work with staffing firms in recent years
  • Administrative outsourcing partners offer a more comprehensive suite of services... More

SI Report Webinar - December 2013

December 10, 2013

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Free pay rate sources — which is the best?
  • Can PEOs help with ACA?

Third quarter healthcare staffing earnings recap

November 26, 2013

The continuing gradual improvement of economic and employment conditions in the U.S. have laid the foundation for solid growth in the overall market for temporary staffing.

Affordable Care Act – Using the Look-Back Method to Determine Full-Time Status

November 13, 2013

  • A brief overview of how the look-back method is used to determine the full-time status of your employees
  • Variable hour or seasonal employees' hours are tracked over a measuerment period, followed by an administrative and stability period
  • Break-in-service rules determine whether returning employees... More

SI Report Webinar - November 2013

November 12, 2013

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  • Highest bang-to-buck recruiting tactics
  • Best and worst strategic decisions

SI Report Webinar - October 2013

October 8, 2013

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  • Staffing firm website tactics
  • ACA - Who's exempt

Affordable Care Act – Is Your Firm Effectively Exempt from the “Play-or-Pay” Employer Mandate?

October 9, 2013

  • A brief overview of ways in which a staffing firm may not be subject to the ACA employer mandate
  • Firms are exempt as a whole if they are below the 50 full-time and full-time-equivalent employee threshold
  • In addition, a firm may be effectively exempt if all of their employees are part-time, seasonal... More

SI Report Webinar - August 2013

August 6, 2013

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Employment hot list
  • Market share landscape and list highlights

Affordable Care Act – Providing Fully Compliant Health Coverage

September 11, 2013

  • A brief overview of what defines fully ACA-compliant major medical insurance
  • Large employers must offer at least 95% of employees and their dependents coverage that is "adequate" and "affordable"
  • Three independent brokers / benefit consultants that work with staffing companies... More

2Q13 healthcare staffing earnings recap

September 4, 2013

In the second quarter of 2013, the 10 large firms constituting our general all-segment index grew revenue by a median 3.4 percent, and net income by a median 9.2 percent from the prior year.