January 28, 2021

Learn About the Top 10 Staffing Trends for 2021

Even the best-performing staffing companies always need to be looking forward, tracking the trends, and pivoting when needed. ASA recently looked at the top trends that are driving the industry right now—visit americanstaffing.net/2021trends and get valuable insights that can help you develop the strategic roadmap your company needs.

Jobless Claims Drop to Three-Week Low
Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the U.S. Increased in December
Economic Growth Moderates in Final Quarter of 2020
Fed Stresses Its Commitment to Low Rates as Economy Stumbles
Justice Department Settles With IT Staffing Firm to Resolve Immigration-Related Discrimination Claims
Majority of Federal Courts Now Agree on Standard for Willful Violations of FMLA
Indiana Supreme Court: Consider Revising Your Employee Nonsolicitation Provisions
Covid-19: State Policy Report, Jan. 23-25
Massachusetts Appeals Court Weighs in on Public Policy Exception to General At-Will Employee Termination Clause
Washington, DC, Creates Rights for Workers Displaced by Covid-19 or Affected by Certain Business Changes
Report: Competition and Costs to Find Warehouse Workers Near All-Time High
Larger Companies More Likely to Boost Headcount

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Don’t miss your chance to get the staffing and recruiting data you need. The association’s quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey for the fourth quarter of 2020 is now open. Participate in the survey and compare how your company is doing with similar-sized companies and firms within your industry sector.

After completing the survey, you will be able to access an exclusive online report archive, which includes benchmarks for the number of direct hire searches and permanent placements, sector-specific gross margin trends, and payroll and productivity metrics by company size. Participate by Feb. 19 to get the staffing industry information you’re looking for.

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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:

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