March 21, 2023

ASA Scholarship Available for Women Leaders—Apply Today

The ASA Women in Leadership Scholarship Program aims to raise the visibility of women in the staffing industry as well as provide scholarships that cover registration fees for Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo (Oct. 3–5 in Charlotte, NC), as well as the THRIVE: Women in Leadership preconvention program (Oct. 2–3 in Charlotte).

ASA will award scholarships to rising stars who are committed to a career in staffing and have shown career growth potential. Find out more and submit your application at Applications are due May 22.

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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—The End of Remote I-9 Verification

Don’t miss today’s ASA webinar “Post-Covid Form I-9 Compliance for Staffing Firms,” 2–3 p.m. Eastern time. Government guidance allowing businesses to conduct remote Form I-9 document inspections, due to Covid-19 precautions, is set to expire—immigration attorney Helen Konrad of McCandlish Holton PC will discuss how staffing firms should prepare.

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

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