May 23, 2024

Deadline Tomorrow—Earn Recognition for Your Staffing Stars and Job Training Programs

Gain national recognition for your company—and leverage that recognition to differentiate your firm in your most competitive markets—by participating in the American Staffing Association’s prestigious professional recognition programs. The deadline to submit entries for the ASA Elevate Awards and National Staffing Employee of the Year program has been extended to tomorrow, May 24.

  • The National Staffing Employee of the Year and Sector All-Stars program honors individuals nominated by ASA member companies who best exemplify one or more of the staffing industry’s key messages—bridge and flexibility—as well as employees who used staffing to access new careers. The program has been expanded for this year, and National Staffing Employee of the Year All-Star finalists will be announced prior to the winners.
  • The ASA Elevate Awards recognize outstanding, innovative, and effective work-based learning programs that train, reskill, and upskill temporary and contract talent.

Being named as one of the best in the industry can help you differentiate your firm in your most competitive markets, sell to clients, and engage with talent. To learn more and submit a nomination, visit by May 24.

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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Next Month—Improve Diversity to Improve Your Business

Embracing different perspectives and experiences not only strengthens your company culture but also drives innovation, profitability, and market share. Carole Smith of Aquent will unpack the true meaning of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) and explore how you can translate these principles into action during the ASA webinar “Unleash the Power of Your People: Building a Thriving DEIB Program,” presented by the ASA inclusion, diversity, and equity advocacy (IDEA) group. It takes place Tuesday, June 4, 2–3 p.m. Eastern time.

The ASA IDEA group is sponsored by ASA corporate partners ClearlyRated and Monster.

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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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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