June 8, 2023

Breaking News About Staffing World 2023

This morning, ASA announced three major updates about Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo, which takes place Oct. 3–5 in Charlotte, NC. Here’s what you need to know to start planning your experience for yourself and your team.

Session descriptions are now live online. Check out the descriptions for more than 30 sessions in 12 major content categories and start planning your learning experience now.

Dominique Dawes will deliver the closing keynote. U.S. Olympic gymnast and gold medalist—as well as a successful business owner, health and wellness advocate, and sports ambassador—Dawes will inspire and energize as the closing keynote speaker.

The early registration rate has been extended through June 16. You have until next Friday, June 16, to take advantage of the lowest rates available for Staffing World. After that date, registration packages will increase by at least $200 per person.

And remember that this year’s Staffing World opening keynote speaker, sponsored by World Wide Specialty Programs, is legendary basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski, known by fans as Coach K. You don’t want to miss this year’s Staffing World experience! Register today at staffingworld.net.

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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—Understanding Individual Coverage Health Reimbursement Arrangements

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “Is ICHRA Right for Your Organization?” It takes place today from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern time. Find out whether an individual coverage health reimbursement arrangement can help your firm meet Affordable Care Act requirements in this program presented by Marco Nunez of ASA corporate partner Essential StaffCARE. Sponsored by Essential StaffCARE.

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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Learn From Your Peers During ASA Virtual Networking Calls Starting Today

As your staffing firm faces evolving 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 peer networking call where you can discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions. Calls are facilitated by volunteers from ASA (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

Get the full schedule and register at americanstaffing.net:

  • Procedures for maximum effectiveness: Tuesday, June 13, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Direct hire section: Wednesday, June 14, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, June 15, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Internal human resource professionals: Thursday, June 22, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Industrial section: Tuesday, July 18, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Professional–managerial section: Wednesday, July 19, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Health care section: Thursday, July 20, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time

Networking calls are open to ASA members and 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 Latest From Your Colleagues on ASA Central

ASA Central—the dynamic online community just for staffing professionals—is home to more than 27,000 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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