Online Community

ASA Central

A dynamic online community for ASA members to exchange ideas and best practices, and connect with industry peers in their sector. Visit the site ›
Find Goods & Services

ASA Marketplace

This powerful online resource enables staffing companies to find and access industry supplier information, products and services. Visit the site ›
Daily Publication

Staffing Today Newsletter

Your #1 daily source for news about the workforce industry. With versions available to members and nonmembers. Visit the site ›
Health Care Reform

Affordable Care Act Resources for Staffing

Up-to-date news, resources, interactive tools, and more—all focused on helping ASA members comply with the ACA. Visit the site ›
Advertisers & Exhibitors

Staffing Industry Suppliers

ASA has numerous and diverse marketing opportunities available to help you reach the rapidly growing staffing industry. Visit the site ›
Exclusive Products

ASA Store

From certification packages and study guides to marketing tools and data reports, ASA resources add value to your business. Visit the site ›

Factory Production in U.S. Climbed Less Than Forecast in January

Bloomberg (02/18/15) Michelle Jamrisko

U.S. factory production increased less than forecast in January at 0.2%, according to the U.S. Federal Reserve. There was no change in December. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted a 0.4% rise. Foreign orders are down due to flagging global growth and U.S. manufacturers are slowing production in response. Domestic demand remains strong.