April 22, 2022

Get Your Awards Entries Ready—One Week Left to Enter

Celebrate standout talent—nominate outstanding performers for the ASA National Staffing Employee of the Year and Sector All-Stars program (sponsored by StaffPRO3, a division of PMC Insurance Group). The program honors current or former temporary or contract employees who best exemplify the promise of staffing employment. Award recipients will be recognized at Staffing World® and in ASA publications.

Highlight your company’s temporary employee training program—enter the ASA Elevate Awards. The program celebrates the most innovative and effective work-based learning programs designed specifically for temporary and contract employees.

The deadline for applications is May 1. To learn more about ASA awards programs, visit americanstaffing.net/awards.

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Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave Updates
Philadelphia to End Mask Mandate, Days After Reinstating It
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Amid Record Labor Shortages, Report Outlines How Business and Government Can Fill the Gaps
How Unpredictable Work Schedules Impact Part-Time Workers, Younger Generations, and Hybrid Workers
Tech Wage Inflation Puts Pressure on Companies

Upcoming Events

Share Your Expertise in the Knowledge Hub at Staffing World 2022

ASA is looking for experts in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry to share their experience and expertise at Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo, which this year takes place Oct. 25–27 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Submit your proposal to present a 10-minute talk in the Knowledge Hub—either a Technology Talk (on technology topics important to the industry) or a Knowledge Hub Talk (on a general topic important to the industry). The deadline for Staffing World Knowledge Hub proposals is May 31. For more information and to start your submission, visit americanstaffing.net/presenters.

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Find Pay Rate Benchmarks for Your Area

Find employment and wage estimates for nearly 800 occupations nationwide, by state and by metropolitan statistical area, with the newly updated ASA Temporary Help Wage Tool—now available as an easy-to-download Excel file.

Use the tool to develop a picture of the temporary help services industry and inform strategic decisions. To get more information and download the tool, visit americanstaffing.net/wage-tool.

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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 April 17.

Ascend Career Services
Shippensburg, PA
Axxelus
Austin, TX
First Call Temporary Services Inc.
Indianapolis, IN
South Sound Staffing
Tacoma, WA

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