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Register Now for Staffing World—Two Months Left to Save

Join your peers at Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo, Oct. 25–27 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. You won’t want to miss your chance to make strategic connections and get solutions to fuel your growth and success—and see Earvin “Magic” Johnson in person when he delivers the opening keynote presentation.

When you bring your team you’ll save even more—the discount for multiple full registration packages has increased this year to 15%.

Register at by Sept. 23—after that date, rates will increase.

Free Virtual Event Next Week for Staffing Firms—The World of Virtual Work

ASA State Network events are designed to deliver targeted content and local networking opportunities for the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry at regional and state levels. Regional and local events, organized by ASA and its volunteers at the state level, deliver rich learning and networking experiences throughout the U.S. all year long.

Staffing professionals should plan to attend the ASA Capital Area Network’s networking call “Flexibility in the Workplace—How to Flourish in a Virtual World” Thursday, July 28, 3–4 p.m. Eastern time.

ASA-certified professionals can earn continuing education hours toward maintaining their ASA credential. Visit to learn more and to register for an event near you.

Free ASA Webinar Next Month—Avoiding Heat-Related Illness

In the hot summer months, ensuring you are up-to-date on heat-related work conditions is essential. Find out what your responsibilities are as they relate to safe working conditions for your temporary workers during the ASA webinar “OSHA’s Temporary Worker Initiative Bulletin Series: Heat.” It takes place Thursday, Aug. 4, 2–3 p.m. Eastern time.

All ASA webinars are free for ASA members, and most qualify for continuing education hours toward ASA certification renewal. To learn more and to register, visit

Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending July 17.

AC Pollard Event Staffing
Mitchellville, MD

Webster, TX

Diversified Recruitment Services LLC
Holiday, FL

MedPro Healthcare Staffing
Sunrise, FL

Resource 1 Inc.
Oakbrook, IL

Illinois Announces Slate of Webinars Covering Nurse Agency Licensing Act

The Illinois Department of Labor recently announced they would be hosting several webinar presentations for nurse agencies to discuss the recently enacted Nurse Agency Licensing Act. In these webinars, the Department will discuss the following:

  • Recent guidance subject to the amendments of the Nurse Agency Licensing Act
  • Instructions to use the Nurse Agency online portal on the Department’s website
  • Instructions to report invoice data to the Department
  • Frequently asked questions

The webinars will be held on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, July 27, 2 p.m. Central time. Register
  • Thursday, July 28, 11 a.m. Central time. Register
  • Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2 p.m. Central time. Register
  • Thursday, Aug. 11, 11 a.m. Register

To confirm your participation, please register at the link above for the date you would like to attend. After you register, you will be provided a calendar invitation to participate. You need only participate in one webinar.