February 19, 2020

Wholesale Prices Surge in January, but It’s Probably a False Alarm
Justice Department Settles With Staffing Firm to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims
Understanding the Basics of the Federal E-Verify System
U.S. Department of Labor Announces Apprenticeship Grants to Close the Skills Gap
Methadone User Can Sue Under ADA
New York’s Illegality Doctrine and Its Implications for Cannabis Contracts
Top 10 Mistakes in Arizona Employee Handbooks
Santa Fe, NM, Minimum Wage to Increase
Companies Look to Puerto Rico for Workers

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Free ASA Webinar Today—Keeping Workers Safe

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “Keeping Your Workers Safe and Your Firm Compliant, Part 2.” It takes place today from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern time. In the second session of a three-part series on compliance best practices for industrial staffing, find out how to prepare for an inspection by compliance safety and health officers from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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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Share Your Expertise at Staffing World 2020—ASA Now Accepting Proposals

Can you offer solutions for the challenges that staffing firms face today? ASA is looking for experts in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry to share their experience and expertise in workshops and in Tech Park and Game Changer presentations at Staffing World® 2020, Oct. 20–22 in Nashville, TN.

The association also is looking for professionals in business, workforce solutions, workplace management, and other disciplines pertinent to the staffing industry to present ASA webinars throughout the year. Proposals for ASA webinars are accepted throughout the year, though earlier submissions get priority. For more information and to start your submission, visit americanstaffing.net.

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Take Advantage of Staffing Professional Onboarding Courses

The new online staffing professional onboarding courses from ASA have been specifically designed for staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions professionals—and to help your company boost your new hire training program.

Whether you are training team members new to the staffing industry or offering a refresher to skilled team members, this new course is a great way to ensure your team is armed with the most up-to-date and valuable information about the industry.

The online course modules include “Introduction to the Staffing Industry,” “Fundamentals of Sales,” and “Fundamentals of Recruiting”—you can purchase courses and modules separately, or save $100 by purchasing the full series. To learn more, visit learn.americanstaffing.net or call 703-253-2020.

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