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

Clients to Pay Back Wages to Contingents

August 1, 2012

Five hospitality companies in South Dakota that used an employment agency will pay more than $124,000 in back wages to 293 workers, the U.S. Department of Labor reported. The firms will also pay $79,000 in penalties.

Selling on Steroids

July 28, 2012

Staffing Industry Analysts joins with Towers Watson in a survey sponsored by Monster that aims to help staffing firms manage their sales force. From selecting the right people to approaching customers, the survey reveals ways to enhance sales performance.

Legs & Regs Advisor: July 2012

July 27, 2012

  • Healthcare Co. Settles Recruiter Claims for $12.3 Million
  • Third Circuit Introduces New Test for Joint-Employer Status
  • Seventh Circuit: Filling Prescription Not Treatment
  • California Court Finds Franchisor May Be Liable for Claims Brought by an Employee of its Franchisee

Temp Bill Rate Index Shows Subtle Upward Trend

July 25, 2012

According to an index that tracks to the progress of temporary bill rates, the cost of staffing services is on the rise.

Healthcare Reform Ruling Paves Way for Employer Penalties

July 11, 2012

Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, employers must now assess how the law will affect the contingent workforce — especially the penalties they may face if their contingents aren’t covered.

SI Report Webinar - July 2012

July 10, 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Staffing trends update
  • What buyers are planning for the next 2 years
  • What drives IT staffing

2012 List of Fastest-Growing Staffing Firms

July 9, 2012

  • List of fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms.
  • The top 10 fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms had a median compound annual growth rate of 48.9 percent. 
  • IT dominates list.
  • 72 firms on this year's list

How to Cope with the Coming Healthcare Reform Penalties

July 6, 2012

  • Presentation by Littler attorney George Reardon
  • Overview of healthcare reform with respect to staffing
  • Suggested avenues of mitigating cost 

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.