June 23, 2022

See Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson at Staffing World in Las Vegas—Early Registration Discount Ends Tomorrow

Come together with the staffing community Oct. 25–27 in Las Vegas for Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo. This is your chance to make strategic connections and get solutions to fuel your growth and success—and see Earvin “Magic” Johnson in person when he delivers the opening keynote presentation. Johnson is well known for his achievements as a professional basketball player. He is also a highly successful entrepreneur and motivational speaker with a passion for leadership and diversity.

Be there in person to hear this powerful keynote, as well as a full agenda of education and networking opportunities designed to help you win business and spark growth. Register today to get the lowest rate available—after tomorrow, rates will increase.

Jobless Claims Fell
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ASA Publishes Updated Antitrust Issue Paper for Staffing Agencies
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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Tomorrow—The Supreme Court’s Arbitration Ruling on PAGA Waivers

Don’t miss tomorrow’s ASA webinar “The U.S. Supreme Court’s Arbitration Ruling in Viking River and What it Means for Staffing Firms,” 2–3 p.m. Eastern time. Find out how the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision relating to arbitration under California’s Private Attorneys General Act affects the way staffing companies in California can mitigate class action exposure.

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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Free ASA State of the Industry Webinar Next Week

ASA and ClearlyRated, the association’s satisfaction survey partner, will present the second ASA State of the Industry webinar of 2022 on Thursday, June 30, 2–3 p.m. Eastern time.

With tightening labor markets, high inflation, and unprecedented levels of employee turnover, how can your firm sustain growth? Eric Gregg of ClearlyRated will look at new research on what clients and talent want from their staffing partners and how firms can take advantage of the data. Plus, former Kelly executive Teresa Carroll will share lessons from more than 20 years as a leader in the industry and a unique perspective from her current focus working with firms to help them unlock growth in a sustainable, equitable fashion.

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 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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