March 14, 2022

Be an Industry Thought Leader—Staffing World Proposals Due This Month

Can you offer solutions for the challenges that staffing firms face today? ASA is looking for experts in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry to share their experience and expertise at Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo, which this year takes place Oct. 25–27 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Submit your proposal for a Breakout Session (concurrent, interactive sessions between 45 and 75 minutes long), Knowledge Hub Technology Talk (10-minute talks on technology topics important to the industry), or other Knowledge Hub Talk (10-minute talks on general topics important to the industry)—the deadline for Breakout Session proposals is March 31, and the deadline for Knowledge Hub talks is May 31. For more information and to start your submission, visit

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Upcoming Events

Network in Your Niche—Virtually

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

  • Industrial section: Tuesday, March 22, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Professional–managerial section: Wednesday, March 23, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Health care section: Thursday, March 24, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Hospitality staffing: Monday, April 4, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, April 5, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Search and placement section: Wednesday, April 6, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, April 7, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Maritime staffing: Thursday, April 21, 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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