December 8, 2020

Find Out What Candidates Are Looking For

What makes job candidates decide to leave a job? What do they think about staffing agencies?
How do job seekers look for jobs? Find out what prospective employees are thinking—get the new ASA Candidate Sentiment Study. The report includes data from job seekers within different generations, industry sectors, races/ethnicities, and genders.

The ASA Candidate Sentiment Study is available for purchase now, and ASA members receive a discount. Get more information at

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Learn About the Top 10 Staffing Trends for 2021 in Staffing Success Magazine

Even the best-performing staffing companies always need to be looking forward, tracking the trends, and pivoting when needed. In the November–December issue of Staffing Success magazine, take a look at the top trends that are driving the industry right now, and get valuable insights that can help develop the strategic roadmap your company needs.

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Attract Top Talent—Promote Staffing as a Career

If you’re looking for a way to find potential candidates for internal corporate jobs or university career center professionals, check out the online directory ASA has developed—and get your company’s opportunities listed.

The listing will appear on the website, which introduces candidates to the staffing and recruiting industry.

You can also utilize resources on the Promoting the Profession page for recruiting strategies, tips for developing an internship program at your firm, a video you can embed on your website, and more.

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