John Nurthen

Executive Director, Global Research

John Nurthen
jnurthenSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

John Nurthen is responsible for the delivery of Staffing Industry Analysts' research content across the company’s three regions (North America, Europe and Rest of World) as well as all editorial content for The Staffing Review, CWS3.0 and Staffing Stream. He has 20 years' experience in the staffing industry having previously worked in a variety of senior managerial roles for three of the world's largest staffing companies: Select Appointments, Vedior and Randstad. During this time, he played an active role in a series of major equity offerings and mergers. Nurthen was a founder of the International Review of Employment which was published in four languages and also founded DOVA, which continues to be one of the largest global databases of online vacancies. Nurthen played a leading role in the development of common data standards with the creation of HR-XML SIDES in collaboration with other major staffing companies. He has held responsibility for internal and external communications (including investor relations and public affairs), e-Business, technology matters, marketing, research, procurement, and corporate social responsibility. Nurthen's experience makes him an authority on global recruitment and contingent workforce issues covering all sectors of the market.

Recent Articles

2014 Largest Staffing Firms in Brazil

16 December 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Brazilian staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest fifty firms in the market.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.

Witkey (威客) Platforms - A Journey to the World of Online Work Platforms in China

27 November 2014

  • A unique ecosystem supporting online enabled work arrangements has been developing in China; both the platforms and the people who work through them are called ‘Witkey’. While in many ways similar to online work platforms outside of China, there are subtle differences.
  • The purpose of this... More

Philippines Temporary Workforce Environment

14 October 2014

  • Overview of the legal landscape
  • Insights into contracting for temporary labour in the Philippines
  • Details on statutory costs provided

Preview: Executive Forum Europe

26 September 2014

Executive Forum Arrives in London.

Research Report: Make Your Case

26 September 2014

Staffing agencies in need of better powers of persuasion.

Executive Forum Europe 2014 Preview Webinar

18 September 2014

Join us for a free preview of the Executive Forum Europe

A Look at the Peruvian Contingent Workforce Environment

5 September 2014

  • Overview of the Peruvian legal landscape
  • Insights into contracting for temporary labour in Peru
  • Details on statutory costs provided

A Look at the Chilean Temporary Workforce Environment

4 September 2014

  • Overview of the Chilean legal landscape
  • Insights into contracting for temporary labour in Chile
  • Details on statutory costs provided

2014 Largest Staffing and Talent Engagement Firms in Colombia

27 August 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Colombian staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest fifty firms in the market.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, current and future conditions, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.

Largest Staffing & Outsourcing Firms in Peru 2014

8 August 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Peruvian staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest twenty firms in the market.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, current and future conditions, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.