June 12, 2020

Recovery From Pandemic Shock to Begin by Third Quarter
Remote Work Forever? Not So Fast, Jobs Expert Says
EEOC Issues Updated Covid-19 Technical Assistance Publication
IRS Provides Guidance on Employer Leave-Based Donation Programs That Aid Victims of the Pandemic
IRS Reminder: File Now or Schedule Tax Payments Electronically Before the July 15 Deadline
Donning, Doffing, and PPE: The Compensability of Preshift and Postshift Activities
Video Job Interviews: Legal Issues With Remote Access for Applicants
Ban the Box Legislation to Take Effect in the City of St. Louis in 2021
Employers Must Brace for Increased Employee Substance Misuse Due to Pandemic’s Impact on Mental Health
Accelerated Adoption of Independent and Remote Work Amid Covid-19
More Companies Weigh Cutting 401(k) Match in Pandemic Pinch

Upcoming Events

Free Two-Part ASA Webinar Continues Today—PPP Loan Forgiveness Rules

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “Understanding the PPP Loan Forgiveness Rules and the SBA Audit Process.” The second part of this two-part session takes place today from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern time. Find out about applying for loan forgiveness under the Paycheck Protection Program, the mechanics of loan forgiveness, and other issues of general concern to staffing companies. This webinar is sponsored by Essential StaffCARE.

Members who are unable to attend one or both parts of the live presentation will be able to access the on-demand recording for free.

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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Network in Your Niche Virtually This Month

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, June 16, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Professional–managerial section: Wednesday, June 17, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Health care section: Thursday, June 18, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, June 23, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Search and placement section: Wednesday, June 24, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, June 25, 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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Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending June 7.

Beneficial Talent Source
Milford, OH
Dental Dynamic Staffing
Cleveland, OH
Gohanna Staffing Solutions
Newark, DE
imatters
Orlando, FL
Recruitment Specialists Inc.
Towson, MD
smartdept Inc.
Chicago, IL
Star Staffing
Petaluma, CA

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