July 27, 2022

How Are Staffing Firms Using Talent Acquisition Technology?

Technology is advancing at a rapid pace, providing innovative new ways to source, engage, select, and hire candidates. Navigating and understanding the technology landscape, however, is a challenge. ASA and Talent Tech Labs ran an industry-wide survey to understand how staffing firms are leveraging talent acquisition technology, and what their satisfaction is with specific tools and vendors.

Check out this infographic for help benchmarking your firm’s use of technology and mapping a technology roadmap. The infographic highlights the most important strategic findings from that survey—including overall industry adoption, satisfaction with vendors, the average number of technology tools that staffing firms use, and even what the actual industry “tech stack” looks like today.

Read the full story→

Job.com Acquires PrincetonOne
Richmond Fed: Manufacturing Activity Improved but Remained Relatively Flat in July
Durable Goods Orders Surge in June on Strong Demand for Cars and Trucks
Consumer Confidence Declined Moderately in July
U.S. National Labor Relations Board and U.S. Department of Justice Announce New Partnership to Protect Workers
WCI 2022 Is Aug. 21-24—Program Now Available Online
‘Noncompete’ Lawsuits Heat Up in Tight Job Market
Merely Receiving Confidential Information Isn’t Enough: Georgia Court Dismisses Tortious Interference With Contract Claim in Trade Secret Case
New York Extends Paid Leave for Covid-19 Vaccinations
West Virginia Workers’ Compensation Rates Drop
Majority of Main Street Businesses Remain Confident Despite Persistent Economic Challenges
2022 State of Sports Hiring Report

Upcoming Events

Industries Employing the Most Workers by 2030


Free Virtual Event Tomorrow 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 americanstaffing.net to learn more and to register for an event near you.

Return to Headlines

Free ASA Webinar Next Week—Avoid Getting Ghosted by Candidates

Recruiters must change their approach in a candidate-driven market. Find out what candidates are looking for, and how to work with them throughout the search process, during the ASA webinar “Reimagining Recruiting.” It takes place Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2–3 p.m. Eastern time. Presented by the ASA professional–managerial section.

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 americanstaffing.net.

Return to Headlines

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 staffingworld.net by Sept. 23—after that date, rates will increase.

Return to Headlines

ASA Corporate Partners

Staffing Today is published by the American Staffing Association, with news abstracts copyrighted in 2024 by SmithBucklin of Chicago, IL, and all other content copyrighted in 2024 by ASA. No part of this publication may be reproduced without permission.

About ASA

The American Staffing Association is the voice of the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. Learn more at americanstaffing.net.

American Staffing Association
277 South Washington St.
Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314-3675