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

Staffing Industry Trends and Outlook Webinar: Q2 2008

May 1, 2008

An exclusive event for Corporate Members
Chief Analyst & Director of Research discuss state of industry

MAY EMPLOYMENT SITUATION

June 6, 2008

Temp jobs off 29,600
Nonfarm jobs see fifth month of decline
Unemployment spikes to 5.5%
Weak prospects for place & search

OCTOBER BLS EMPLOYMENT BULLETIN

November 2, 2007

2008 Largest U.S. PEOs

August 6, 2008

25 largest PEOs ranked by 2007 net revenue
Median 2007 growth of top three PEOs is 20%
But size matters--smallest PEOs in dead stall

Office/Clerical Profile and Prospects

December 10, 2007

Special Report - Staffing opportunities atlas

August 22, 2007

U.S. staffing market data by state, county and metropolitan statistical area

Labor Market Indicators

March 16, 2007

Hottest (and coldest) metro markets update

April 28, 2009

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News VA-NC still king of the hill
Metros near Phoenix, Detroit and Las Vegas continue to struggle
New to the bottom: Charlotte, New York and Silicon Valley

Staffing firms' anonymous advice to buyers

June 30, 2009

400 staffing firms offer frank feedback
Wanted: partnership, communication, respect
"Price is NOT everything--you get what you pay for"

Office/Clerical Analyst Interview

January 11, 2008

How to win in office/clerical