June 30, 2020

Deadline Tomorrow—Earn Recognition and Differentiate Your Firm

The deadline for ASA award program submissions is tomorrow, July 1. Earn national recognition for your company by being named as one of the best in the industry—nominate a staffing star for National Staffing Employee of the Year, and submit an entry to the ASA Elevate Awards.

The National Staffing Employee of the Year program celebrates temporary and contract employees who are outstanding performers and exemplify the promise of staffing employment. Sponsored by StaffPRO3, a division of PMC Insurance Group.

The ASA Elevate Awards honor outstanding, innovative, and effective work-based learning programs that train, reskill, and upskill temporary and contract employees.

Learn more and apply at americanstaffing.net/awards.

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U.S. Department of Labor Offers Webinars on Coronavirus-Related Paid Sick Leave
Free SAFER Webinar Series Next Week
California Department of Public Health Provides Guidance for Employers Responding to Covid-19 Outbreaks
Idaho Offers Cash Bonuses Program for Employees Who Return to Work
Business Roundtable CEO Economic Outlook Index Drops in Q2, Reflecting Impact of Covid-19
More Than Half of Recruiting Professionals Believe That the Economy Will Improve by the End of 2020

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—Improve Your Recruiting Productivity

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “Becoming a Recruiter of Excellence in the Office–Administrative Section.” It takes place today from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern time. Get tips for increasing your volume of placements and your efficiency as a recruiter in office–administrative staffing—and thrive—despite the current Covid-19 pandemic.

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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Don’t Miss Out—Join Your Peers for Virtual Networking Calls Next 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, 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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