February 27, 2020

Free ASA Webinar Today—What Should You Spend on Job Ads?

Don’t miss the ASA Staffing Tech Insights webinar “Getting Better Return on Your Job Advertising Spend.” It takes place today from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern time.

Learn how job distribution platforms and programmatic advertising tools can give your company greater visibility into its job advertising budget. This webinar will feature discussions with professionals who have expertise in the technology—Darren Brown of LogicMelon, Jennifer Seith of Randstad USA, and Mona Tawakali of Recruitics.

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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Meet 2020 National Staffing Employee of the Year Will Bennett—Read Staffing Success Magazine

By forging a strategic relationship with a staffing firm, Bennett has found the ultimate work–life balance. In the January–February issue of Staffing Success magazine, see how this standout professional–managerial sector All-Star has exceeded expectations and continues to succeed as a father and marketing executive.

Access the current issue and back issues of Staffing Success, and other ASA digital publications, at americanstaffing.net/digital.

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Help Clients Understand Their Joint Employment Obligations

Are your clients confused about the various laws and rules pertaining to joint employment in third-party staffing arrangements? ASA offers a collection of resources to help staffing companies address client concerns.

The ASA Joint Employment Tool Kit includes a fact sheet about co-employment (the relationship between a staffing firm and its client in which each has legal rights and duties with respect to the same employees), a sample letter to clients on the topic of joint employment, model contract documents, and more. It’s free to ASA members.

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The Latest From Your Colleagues on ASA Central

ASA Central—the dynamic online community just for staffing professionals—is home to more than 20,000 staffing professional profiles and countless ongoing industry conversations.

This week, take a look at your colleagues’ discussions and some of the blogs they’ve posted on ASA Central: Get involved with the community—update your profile today so you can network with colleagues, join a section community, recommend and comment on your colleagues’ posts, and share your own blog or discussion post. Log in to ASA Central now.

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