February 14, 2023

Benchmark Your Company’s Employment Data—ASA Survey Relaunched for 2023

Participate in the ASA Staffing Operations Benchmarking Survey to unlock the staffing benchmarks you need to compare your company against similar-sized companies and those within your industry sector.

Participating companies get access to an exclusive online report archive, which includes data on direct-hire searches and permanent placements, sector-specific gross margin trends, payroll and productivity metrics by company size, and more.

The survey is based on peer input from staffing companies of varying sizes from across the U.S. Learn more at americanstaffing.net and participate by Feb. 24 to get the data you need.

Randstad Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Inflation Eases Slightly on Main Street but Remains Top Business Problem
Consumer Prices Increase in January; Trend Slowing
Layoffs and Shutdowns Hit Biotech Industry in U-Turn
Law Firms Turn to Layoffs Amid Slowing Demand
Walmart to Close Three Tech Hubs, Tells Tech Staff to Return to Offices
State Department Plans Pilot to Allow Visa Renewals in the U.S. for H Visa and L Visa Workers
NLRB’s Crackdown on Employee-Monitoring Technology
Federal Appeals Court Finds USERRA Requires Paid Military Leave
Minnesota Joins Growing List of States to Ban Race-Based Hair Discrimination, as New CROWN Act Becomes Law
Companies Are Disproportionately Cutting Diversity Roles—They Might Soon Regret It

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—Streamline Your Technology

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “How to Optimize Your Tech Stack and Maximize User Adoption.” It takes place today from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern time. Get tips on how to use software effectively—reduce redundant processes, avoid functional regression, clean your staffing firm’s data, and use the data you collect.

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 americanstaffing.net.

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Learn About ‘Gotcha’ Issues and Emerging Trends at the ASA Staffing Law Conference

The 2023 ASA Staffing Law Conference takes place May 18–19 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. It’s the only event dedicated exclusively to the legal and regulatory issues facing staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions companies, and will feature the popular session “Survey Says: Emerging Trends and ‘Gotcha’ Issues Every Staffing Agency Should Know About.”

In this interactive session, attendees will learn about potential legal threats and trends that could complicate their employment decisions—including the continuing explosion of paid and protected leave laws; employee remote work demands; pandemic-related safety concerns and other issues; political and social justice issues in the workplace; disciplinary issues and so-called quiet quitting; class actions; and more.

Visit staffinglawconference.net to reserve your spot.

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