April 14, 2020

Network in Your Niche—Virtually

As your staffing firm faces new challenges and tries to answer unexpected questions, get insight from industry peers within your sector of the industry. ASA will host a sector-specific peer networking call for each membership section so members can discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions. Calls will be facilitated by volunteers from ASA section communities (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

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ASA sections provide resources, webinars, town hall forums, and sector-specific news for member firms. To join a section, update your profile on ASA Central.

TSR Inc. Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
Amazon to Hire 75,000 More Employees
Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission Issue Statement on Covid-19 and Competition in U.S. Labor Markets
U.S. Department of Labor Announces OSHA Interim Enforcement Response Plan to Protect Workers During Pandemic
EEOC Answers Key Questions for Employers, Including Whether Employers Can Identify an Employee Diagnosed With Covid-19 to a Public Health Agency
California Supreme Court Declines to Rein in PAGA Plaintiff’s Standing
Massachusetts Business Litigation Session Rejects ‘ABC Test’ for Joint Employer Status
Washington Expands Discrimination Protections to Traits ‘Associated With Race’
Los Angeles Mayor Issues Order Requiring Large Employers to Provide Covid-19 Paid Sick Leave
San Francisco Enacts Emergency Ordinance: Public Health Emergency Leave
More CFOs Say They Anticipate Layoffs

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar This Week—Keeping Relationships Strong at a Distance

With virtual relationships replacing much of the face-to-face engagement you’re accustomed to, how can you build and maintain strong relationships with internal employees, clients, and candidates? Find out how to leverage empathy and emotional intelligence to cultivate relationships in this new environment during the ASA webinar “Maintain Powerful Relationships in a Global Pandemic.” It takes place Thursday, April 16, 3–4 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 americanstaffing.net.

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Participate in the ASA Quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey

The association’s quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey for the first quarter of 2020 is now open. Staffing companies that complete the brief survey—including search and placement firms—will have access to an exclusive report on the results, enhanced with graphs. The report, which participants can download from the ASA website, also includes an executive summary, plus sales category and sector-level data.

The data collected by this survey enable ASA to track staffing sales and gross margin trends and provide direct hire metrics. Participate by May 15 to get the staffing industry information you’re looking for.

Register to take the survey, or view the questionnaire, at americanstaffing.net/quarterly-survey. If you have questions or did not receive a survey link, email research@americanstaffing.net. There are no fees to participate.

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