December 5, 2023

Calling All Subject Matter Experts—Present at Staffing World 2024

ASA is looking for experts in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry to share their experience and expertise with industry professionals at Staffing World® 2024—the ASA annual convention and expo takes place Oct. 22–24 in Nashville, TN.

Share your experience and expertise during a breakout session (interactive presentation; between 60 and 75 minutes long), knowledge hub tech talk (presentation on technology topics important to the industry; 10 minutes long), or knowledge hub speed talk (presentation on a general topic important to the industry; 10 minutes long).

For more information and to start your submission, visit The deadline for Staffing World breakout session proposals is Jan. 31, and the deadline for Staffing World knowledge hub speed talks or tech talks is May 31. ASA also is accepting proposals for ASA webinars, due Jan. 31.

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Upcoming Events

Free ASA State of the Industry Webinar Today

Don’t miss the fourth and final ASA State of the Industry webinar of 2023, presented by ASA and ClearlyRated, the association’s satisfaction survey partner. It takes place today from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern time. During the fourth quarter update, Eric Gregg of ClearlyRated will offer insights into the trends affecting the industry right now—plus you’ll hear from ASA chair Joanie Bily of Employbridge, get updates on legislative news and research findings, and more.

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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Network in Your Niche During ASA Virtual Networking Calls Today and Next Week

As your staffing firm faces evolving challenges and tries to answer unexpected questions, are you dealing with questions that are specific to your sector of the staffing industry? Get insight from industry peers during a peer networking call where you can discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions. Calls are facilitated by volunteers from ASA (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

Get the full schedule and register at

  • Hospitality staffing: Tuesday, Dec 5, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Direct hire staffing: Wednesday, Dec. 13, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, Dec. 14, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time

Networking calls are open to ASA members and members of ASA sections, which are sector-specific communities that provide resources, webinars, town hall forums, and sector-specific news for member companies and their employees. To join a section, update your profile on ASA Central.

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