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

Report Calls for Change in ‘Harshest’ IC Law

July 24, 2013

An organization in Massachusetts is urging a change in the state’s independent contractor law, saying employment attorneys call it the harshest such law in the country, causing the state to lose out on thousands of self-employment startups each year.

Supplemental names COO, travel nurse president

July 18, 2013

Supplemental Health Care, a Park City, Utah-based healthcare staffing firm, appointed Laura Magner as chief operating officer. In addition, the company named Cheryl Wilhelm as president of its travel nursing division.

Report ranks best hospitals

July 18, 2013

U.S News & World Report ranked Johns Hopkins Hospital No. 1 on its 24th annual Best Hospitals rankings.

Jeb Bush joins Jackson’s board of advisors

July 18, 2013

Jackson Healthcare, an Atlanta-based healthcare staffing provider, announced former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush joined the company’s board of advisors effective immediately.

Temp Help Services Costs Trend Up

July 17, 2013

Staffing buyers are paying more for temporary staffing in the U.S. compared to last year, according to data released Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Texas agency signs NTT Data deal

July 11, 2013

The Texas Department of Transportation reported it signed a deal with NTT Data to privatize portions of its information technology functions. The agency said its present IT workers may be retained by the department or will be offered positions with NTT Data for at least six months.

UK probes competition among IT services providers

July 11, 2013

Information and communication technology services providers that serve the U.K.’s public sector are coming under a microscope. The U.K. government’s Office of Fair Trading put out a “call for information” on July 3 to check on whether a lack of competition exists.

Capgemini taps North American exec as CTO

July 11, 2013

Capgemini Group appointed Lanny Cohen as global chief technology officer. Cohen will join the company’s executive committee as part of his new role.

Accenture estimates slower growth for year

July 11, 2013

Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN) cut projected revenue growth for its fiscal year ending Aug. 31, the company announced. It now expects revenue to grow between 3 percent and 4 percent in local currency; that’s down from an earlier estimate in the lower half of a range of 5 percent to 8 percent.

Gartner lowers global IT spend projection for 2013

July 11, 2013

Total global spend on information technology will rise 2 percent in 2013 to $3.72 trillion, technology research and advisory firm Gartner Inc. reported on July 2. However, the projected growth rate was reduced from an earlier estimate of 4.1 percent.