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Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending July 5.

CompuGain Public Services
Herndon, VA
FlexiCorps Inc.
St. Charles, IL
The Franklin Co.
Broomall, PA
Inter-Connect Employment Services
Quincy, IL
Meador Staffing
Pasadena, TX
MedLinc Inc.
Little Rock, AR
Phoenix Resourcing Group
Reston, VA
TheraEx Staffing Services
Brentwood, CA

The Latest From Your Colleagues on ASA Central

ASA Central—the dynamic online community just for staffing professionals—is home to more than 20,000 staffing professional profiles and countless ongoing industry conversations.

This week, take a look at your colleagues’ discussions and some of the blogs they’ve posted on ASA Central: Get involved with the community—update your profile today so you can network with colleagues, join a section community, recommend and comment on your colleagues’ posts, and share your own blog or discussion post. Log in to ASA Central now.

Deadline Next Week—Earn Recognition for Your Company’s Temporary Employee Training Program

If your company has work-based learning programs that train, reskill, and upskill temporary and contract talent, you could earn national recognition by submitting an entry to the ASA Elevate Awards program.

The program, now in its third year, honors outstanding, innovative, and effective work-based learning programs designed specifically for temporary and contract employees. Being named as one of the best in the industry is a valuable tool your company can use to sell to clients and engage with talent.

The deadline for all ASA award program submissions has been extended to July 17. To learn more and apply, visit americanstaffing.net/awards.

Join Your Peers for Virtual Networking Calls

As your staffing firm faces new challenges and tries to answer unexpected questions, are you dealing with questions that are specific to your sector of the staffing industry? Get insight from industry peers during a sector-specific peer networking call where you can discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions. Calls are facilitated by volunteers from ASA section communities (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

Get the full schedule and register at americanstaffing.net:
  • Industrial section: Tuesday, July 7, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Professional–managerial section: Wednesday, July 8, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Health care section: Thursday, July 9, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, July 21, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Search and placement section: Wednesday, July 22, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, July 23, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
Networking calls are open to members of ASA sections, which are sector-specific communities that provide resources, webinars, town hall forums, and sector-specific news for member companies and their employees. To join a section, update your profile on ASA Central.

Track Staffing Employment in Nearly Real Time

The ASA Staffing Index reports weekly changes in the number of people employed in temporary and contract work. The data will help your firm evaluate its performance against a national metric on both a weekly and long-term basis.

Complete the ASA Staffing Index survey to get updated information on industry trends, including new staffing starts data. Staffing firms with U.S. operations can participate in the weekly survey, and there are no fees.

Participants receive a weekly email summary report—in addition to statistics by company size and access to historical data and dynamic charts. Register today at americanstaffing.net/staffing-index.

Time Is Running Out—Celebrate Your Staffing Stars

Got a standout temporary or contract employee? Earn recognition for their excellence—and leverage that recognition to earn recognition for your firm. Nominate outstanding performers for the National Staffing Employee of the Year program.

The program celebrates temporary and contract employees who exemplify the promise of staffing employment. Finalists, called “All-Stars,” are also recognized—if merited—in five industry sectors: engineering, information technology, and scientific; health care; industrial; office‒clerical and administrative; and professional‒managerial. Sponsored by StaffPRO3, a division of PMC Insurance Group.

Learn about the extraordinary staffing employees who have been honored in previous years.

The deadline for ASA award program submissions has been extended to July 17. For complete instructions and an entry form, visit americanstaffing.net/nsey.

The (New) Future of Work, Digital Transformation, and More—Read Staffing Success Magazine

What should companies do to meet the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution—the rapid advancement of technology tools into the domain of human knowledge work? How can businesses harness the power of a digital world fueled by relationships and connections, not just technology? In the latest issue of Staffing Success magazine, get a preview from two of the powerful keynote presenters who will be featured at the upcoming virtual ASA convention and expo.

Access the current issue and back issues of Staffing Success, and other ASA digital publications, at americanstaffing.net/digital.

The Latest From Your Colleagues on ASA Central

ASA Central—the dynamic online community just for staffing professionals—is home to more than 20,000 staffing professional profiles and countless ongoing industry conversations.

This week, take a look at your colleagues’ discussions and some of the blogs they’ve posted on ASA Central: Get involved with the community—update your profile today so you can network with colleagues, join a section community, recommend and comment on your colleagues’ posts, and share your own blog or discussion post. Log in to ASA Central now.

Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending June 28.

Abacus Service Corp.
Southfield, MI
Babb McGrew
Wilmington, NC
DigitalGenetix
San Antonio, TX
Dream Chaser’s Staffing Service LLC
Uniontown, PA
Xyant Technology
Norman, OK

Staffing Today Returns July 6

In observance of Independence Day, ASA headquarters will be closed Friday, July 3. Staffing Today will return Monday, July 6.