July 6, 2020

Hear From Inspiring Industry Leaders at ASA Staffing Connect Next Week

At ASA Staffing Connect, July 15–16, you’ll have the chance to hear two staffing industry veterans discuss the strategies that helped them establish creative, authentic, and engaging team environments.

In the session “Preparing for the Future of Work,” Teresa Carroll will share how she created a highly engaged team and challenged company leaders to embrace authenticity as a former president at Kelly Services.

In her one-of-a-kind session “Put a Cherry on Top: Generosity in Life and Leadership,” Joyce Russell of Adecco Staffing US will offer uniquely helpful information and skills that are easily transferable to your daily challenges—focusing on building strong relationships and inspiring loyalty by creating memorable experiences. Sponsored by Essential StaffCARE.

The virtual learning event also features education sessions in the content track that fits your job level—Executive or Producer—plus time to network virtually with your peers from around the country. Learn more and register at americanstaffing.net/staffing-connect.

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New Jersey Makes Sweeping Changes to Independent Contractor Laws—Updated
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Companies Choose Furloughs Over Layoffs to Manage Coronavirus Slowdown

Upcoming Events

Time Is Running Out—Celebrate Your Staffing Stars

Got a standout temporary or contract employee? Earn recognition for their excellence—and leverage that recognition to earn recognition for your firm. Nominate outstanding performers for the National Staffing Employee of the Year program.

The program celebrates temporary and contract employees who exemplify the promise of staffing employment. Finalists, called “All-Stars,” are also recognized—if merited—in five industry sectors: engineering, information technology, and scientific; health care; industrial; office‒clerical and administrative; and professional‒managerial. Sponsored by StaffPRO3, a division of PMC Insurance Group.

Learn about the extraordinary staffing employees who have been honored in previous years.

The deadline for ASA award program submissions has been extended to July 17. For complete instructions and an entry form, visit americanstaffing.net/nsey.

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The (New) Future of Work, Digital Transformation, and More—Read Staffing Success Magazine

What should companies do to meet the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution—the rapid advancement of technology tools into the domain of human knowledge work? How can businesses harness the power of a digital world fueled by relationships and connections, not just technology? In the latest issue of Staffing Success magazine, get a preview from two of the powerful keynote presenters who will be featured at the upcoming virtual ASA convention and expo.

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

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