July 15, 2021

Learn How to Improve Diversity in Your Firm

As your staffing firm works to increase diversity in the workplace and foster candid and respectful conversations on the topic of diversity, equity, and inclusion, don’t forget to make use of resources from ASA. The ASA inclusion, diversity, and equity advocacy (IDEA) group offers content and programming to connect and support ASA members who work in inclusion and diversity initiatives in their firms.

Register now for these upcoming programs presented by the IDEA group:

  • Accommodating Mental Health Conditions During the Pandemic“—Monday, July 19, 3–4 p.m. Eastern time
    Learn how you can assist employees with mental health conditions while complying with the Americans With Disabilities Act.
  • How to Build Your Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program“—Wednesday, July 21, 3–4 p.m. Eastern time
    In the first session of this two-part webinar, hear how you can increase or enhance your firm’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through organization-wide policies, practices, programs, and processes—even with limited resources (part two will take place Thursday, Aug. 5).

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. The ASA IDEA group is sponsored by ASA corporate partner Monster and by Anthem, along with supporting sponsors TerraFirma and WorkN.

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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—Digital Marketing Tips

Don’t miss tomorrow’s ASA webinar “Digital Marketing Trends for 2021 Webinar Series, Part 2—Play to Win: Planning Your Marketing Strategy.” It takes place today from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern time. In the second session of this two-part webinar series on digital marketing, get tips for defining and speaking to your core audience, creating an online presence, and achieving your business goals.

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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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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