July 7, 2020

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Join Your Peers for Virtual Networking Calls

As your staffing firm faces new challenges and tries to answer unexpected questions, are you dealing with questions that are specific to your sector of the staffing industry? Get insight from industry peers during a sector-specific peer networking call where you can discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions. Calls are facilitated by volunteers from ASA section communities (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

Get the full schedule and register at americanstaffing.net:

  • Industrial section: Tuesday, July 7, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Professional–managerial section: Wednesday, July 8, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Health care section: Thursday, July 9, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, July 21, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Search and placement section: Wednesday, July 22, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, July 23, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time

Networking calls are open to members of ASA sections, which are sector-specific communities that provide resources, webinars, town hall forums, and sector-specific news for member companies and their employees. To join a section, update your profile on ASA Central.

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The ASA Staffing Index reports weekly changes in the number of people employed in temporary and contract work. The data will help your firm evaluate its performance against a national metric on both a weekly and long-term basis.

Complete the ASA Staffing Index survey to get updated information on industry trends, including new staffing starts data. Staffing firms with U.S. operations can participate in the weekly survey, and there are no fees.

Participants receive a weekly email summary report—in addition to statistics by company size and access to historical data and dynamic charts. Register today at americanstaffing.net/staffing-index.

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