April 23, 2021

Differentiate Your Firm—Awards Entries Are Due Next Week

Gain national recognition for your company, and then leverage that recognition to differentiate your firm in your most competitive markets. Enter the prestigious ASA awards programs. The deadline for all submissions is May 1, and there are no fees to enter.

The ASA Care Awards honor effective social responsibility initiatives in the staffing industry. The ASA Elevate Awards recognize outstanding, innovative, and effective work-based learning programs that train, reskill, and upskill temporary and contract employees. The ASA National Staffing Employee of the Year and Sector All-Stars program (sponsored by StaffPRO3, a division of PMC Insurance Group) honors outstanding temporary or contract employees who exemplify the promise of staffing employment.

Learn more at americanstaffing.net, and submit your entry forms by May 1.

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Kansas City Fed: Manufacturing Activity Sees Historic Growth
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the U.S. Improves in March
Businesses Scramble for Help as Job Openings Go Unfilled
Walmart Is Pulling Plug on More Robots
Treasury, IRS Provide Safe Harbor for Small Businesses to Claim Deductions for PPP Loans
Third Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Employee Who Advocated Violence in a Social Media Post
North Carolina Court Upholds 10-Year Restrictive Covenant Between Employer and Former Employee
Construction Season Hiring Boom Brings Opportunity for Job Seekers

Upcoming Events

04/29 - 04/30
Events & Networking
2021 ASA Staffing Law Virtual Conference

04/29 - 04/30
2021 ASA Staffing Law Conference
2021 ASA Staffing Law Conference—Session Descriptions

Last Chance to Share Your Insights in the Annual Staffing Professionals Survey

How is Covid-19 affecting your work? What’s ahead for your firm in 2021? Share your perspectives on the staffing profession—participate in the 11th annual Staffing Professionals Survey, presented by ASA with CareerBuilder and ASA corporate partner ClearlyRated.

Responses will be used to develop a comprehensive report detailing the experience of staffing professionals in 2021, and survey participants will be able to access the report first.

Get more information at clearlyrated.com, then visit 2021staffingprofessionalsurvey to take the survey.

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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 18.

ARC Healthcare
Columbus, OH
Normann Staffing Services
Paramus, NJ
First Choice Temporary Services
Denver, CO

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