Jon Osborne

VP, Strategic Research

Jon Osborne
josborneSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

After leading SIA's North America Research & Editorial department for nearly a decade, Jon Osborne now focuses on strategic research projects and communication of company research to members via the monthly Staffing Industry Report webinar. Previously, he had a 15-year career in bank financial analysis and investor relations at Bank of America. He holds an M.B.A. and B.A. in economics from the University of Chicago.

Recent Articles

2012 Contingent Buyer Survey & 2006-2011 Cumulative Index

September 14, 2012

  • 391-page aggregation of all previous buyer surveys
  • Best practices, metrics, updated projections
  • Trends in VMS, MSP, buyer management of staffing firms
  • Compensation data for contingent managers

SI Report Webinar - September 2012

September 11, 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Staffing forecast update
  • Staffing M&A trends

By the Numbers

August 30, 2012

  • How big is healthcare temp staffing?
  • What percentage of healthcare practitioner employment do large employers represent?
  • Ambualtory services, the best U.S. employment market

SI Report Webinar - August 2012

August 7, 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Staffing trends update
  • Key findings from our recruiting/talent acquisition and contingent buyer surveys

By the Numbers

July 28, 2012

In this month’s “By the Numbers”

  • How much annual revenue does a branch typically generate?
  • At an IT staffing branch, it’s $7.6 million
  • At an industrial staffing branch, it’s $3.1 million

See “By the Numbers” for more

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

By the Numbers

July 2, 2012

  • What’s hot in manufacturing, where overtime hours are highes
  • Manufacturing job gains
  • Industrial staffing revenue growth

By the Numbers

May 23, 2012

  • The net promoter score buyers gave managed service providers (MSPs) in 2011.
  • Suggestions on what MSPs could do better.
  • Percent of buyers using MSP, as a function of contingent spend.

SI Report Webinar - May 2012

May 8, 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Staffing trends update
  • 2012 internal employee comp estimator tool
  • Online staffing - booming opportunity

By the Numbers

April 23, 2012

  • A boom in shale oil is leading to a boom in recruitment
  • The boom is among buyers who are the most temp-friendly
  • And among the most ambitious with their plans for contingent expansion