March 4, 2022

Diversified Search Group Acquires Alta Associates
BLS: Staffing Employment Growth Continues
IHS: Sharp Upturn in Business Activity; Demand Strong; But Inflation Reaches New High
NFIB: Labor Quality and Costs Remain Top Business Problems for Many as Owners Struggle to Increase Workforce
Biden Signs Bill Banning Forced Arbitration in Sexual Misconduct Cases
Federal Taskforce Recommendations Support White House’s Pro-Union Agenda
A Closer Look: Avoiding a ‘Mass’-ive Arbitration Problem
Court Orders Payment of Nearly $274K in Back Wages, Interest; Staffing Firms Agree to Future FLSA Compliance
DC’s Noncompete Law Poised to Be Delayed Until Oct. 1
Hiring Explodes as Job Cuts Decline in February
Inflation and Hiring Concerns Dim Outlook for U.S. Economy
Factors Associated With Hiring Success Amid Challenging Labor Market
Recruiters and Students Differ in Their Perceptions of New Grad Proficiency

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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 Feb. 27.

Abba Staffing & Consulting
Bedford, TX
CDL Labor Management Inc.
Carlisle, PA
JWilliams Staffing Inc.
Irvine, CA
Logistic Solutions
Elizabethtown, KY
Penn Apartment Staffing
Dallas, TX

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