John Nurthen

Executive Director, Global Research

John Nurthen
jnurthenSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

John Nurthen manages the team that delivers Staffing Industry Analysts' international research content. He has over 25 years' experience in the staffing industry, having previously worked in senior managerial roles for three of the world's largest staffing companies: Select Appointments, Vedior and Randstad. He played an active role in major equity offerings and mergers.
 
Nurthen was a founder of the International Review of Employment, published in four languages, and DOVA, one of the largest global databases of online vacancies. He played a leading role in the development of common data standards with the creation of HR-XML SIDES.
 
He has held responsibility for internal and external communications, 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.

Recent Articles

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 Temporary 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.

Crowdsourcing Platforms

16 July 2014

  • This Insight Report provides an introduction to the category of Human Cloud platforms which SIA defines as Crowdsourcing. 
  • The SIA definition of Crowdsourcing platforms is clarified, the scope and dimensions of the space estimated, and the foregoing is substantiated by citing many representative... More

Largest Staffing Firms in Chile 2013

4 July 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Chilean staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest ten firms and another 25 potential suppliers.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, current and future conditions, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.

2014 Online Staffing Platform Landscape: Can more be better?

26 June 2014

  • We have identified 145 online staffing platform businesses operating around the world, including 33 “witkeys” (the Chinese variant of online staffing). There are actually likely to a larger number of tiny platform businesses we have not detected yet.
  • In 2013, only a fairly small number of... More