August 9, 2021

Get Weekly Updates on Staffing Employment Trends—Participate in the ASA Staffing Index

Looking for real-time data on staffing employment? The ASA Staffing Index reports weekly changes in the number of people employed in temporary and contract work, now including Staffing Starts (new assignments). The data will help your firm evaluate its performance against a national metric on both a weekly and long-term basis.

All staffing firms with U.S. operations are invited to participate in the ASA Staffing Index survey and receive the most up-to-date information about the staffing industry. Learn more and register at

ASGN Inc. Acquires Enterprise Resource Performance Inc.
ThreeBridge Solutions and Keyot Announce Merger
Conference Board Employment Trends Index Increased in July
Temporary Staffing Firms Could Use More Temporary Workers Themselves
Colorado Updates, Clarifies Official Pay Transparency Guidance
Chicago Adds Bases for Leave Under Paid Sick Leave Ordinance and Enacts New Penalties for Wage Theft
Duluth, MN, Adds Permitted Uses, Notice, Enforcement to Sick and Safe Time Ordinance
Construction Industry Adds Jobs in July but Nonresidential Sector Trails Overall Recovery
Pandemic Learning Loss Recovery Will Require Largest Number of Tutors in U.S. History
Covid-19 Threatens to Blow Up Law Firms’ Intense Office Culture—for Good

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Tomorrow—Recruiter Compensation

Don’t miss tomorrow’s ASA webinar “ASA Recruiters and Sales Compensation Education Series—Compensation Plans That Drive Performance for Salespeople and Recruiters,” 3–4 p.m. Eastern time. Learn how having a creative compensation program for your recruiters and sales staff can improve their commitment and your company’s success—then, in the weeks following the webinar, participate in three networking calls broken out by staffing sector.

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

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Plan Your Professional Development for Staffing World 2021

Information about the educational sessions planned for Staffing World® 2021 is available now—get ready for the ASA annual convention and expo, where the staffing community comes together to make strategic connections and get solutions that fuel growth and success. The theme for this year’s event is “Better Together, Stronger Ahead.”

Session descriptions for this year’s annual convention and expo are now available at Get the details about more than 20 educational sessions—including three powerful keynote presentations—and plan your professional development experience. Staffing World takes place Sept. 28–30 this year at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Denver. Register today for the best rate available at

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