Craig Johnson

Senior Managing Editor

Craig Johnson
cjohnsonSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Craig Johnson is Senior 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

Expect your time-to-fill rates to increase

28 January 2015

It may start to take longer to fill your job reqs, according to recent studies. But don't pin all the blame on your providers.

Total talent management: Barely out of the swamp

21 January 2015

The concept of “total talent management,” which seeks to integrate all aspects of workforce management and provide better insight into both workforces, has a ways to go.

Don’t fight it: Keeping temps engaged pays off

7 January 2015

In a candidate-centric market, engaging contingent workers can bring benefits. There is no need for total isolation, a relic of the Dark Ages.

Apple, port firm hit by temp worker wage-and-hour suits

23 December 2014

Staffing buyers and their providers face more class action wage-and-hour lawsuits with two new lawsuits filed this month. 

Stay Alert: M&A staffing deals have good, bad implications for you

16 December 2014

Mergers and acquisitions among staffing suppliers can affect their clients, and there have been quite a few such deals as of late. 

Executive order on immigration could be good news for CW managers

3 December 2014

President Obama’s executive order on immigration won’t change H1-B visa numbers, but could signal good news for contingent workforce managers in other ways.

Zoom! Staffing Firm Growth Stories

21 November 2014

What does it take to maintain strong growth over the years? What are the stories behind these impressive numbers? Three of the fastest-growing staffing firms share their secrets.

Contingent worker sues Google, searches for justice

19 November 2014

A former Google worker in New York sued the search giant and online staffing firm Elance-oDesk claiming he and others were misclassified as independent contractors.

Ontario bill gets nod without controversial staffing buyer language

12 November 2014

The Ontario Legislature approved a bill last week that increases accountability for buyers of staffing services, but without wording that would have made them responsible for paying accident costs if a temporary worker suffered injuries. 

Voters in four states raise minimum wages; Mass. approves sick leave law

12 November 2014

Voters in four states and several cities approved increases in minimum wages, and an advisory referendum to raise the minimum wage was OK’d in a fifth state. Voters also weighed in on mandatory paid sick leave with Massachusetts voters approving a new sick leave law.