October 8, 2020

Get Staffing Benchmarks and Projections—ASA Quarterly Survey Now Open

The association’s quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey for the third quarter of 2020 is now open. Staffing companies that complete the brief survey—including search and placement firms—will have access to an exclusive report on the results, enhanced with graphs, which also includes sales and gross margin projections.

The data collected by this survey enable ASA to track sales trends and provide direct hire metrics. Participate in the Staffing Employment and Sales Survey by Nov. 13 to get the staffing industry information you’re looking for.

Register to take the survey, or view the questionnaire, at americanstaffing.net/quarterly-survey. There are no fees to participate.

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Upcoming Events

Connect With Colleagues at the Staffing World Virtual Coffee House

Staffing World® 2020, an immersive virtual experience taking place Oct. 19–22, will deliver a state-of-the-art experience complete with personalized attendee avatars, an interactive expo hall where attendees can engage in live conversations, and a virtual Coffee House where attendees can meet with their peers.

The Staffing World Coffee House, located in the virtual expo hall, is an informal space for unscripted networking—there are even breakout rooms for one-on-one conversations. Sponsored by PandoLogic.

Come by the Coffee House anytime throughout Staffing World. Registration rates for ASA members are as low as $100 per person—go to staffingworld.net.

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Help Advance the Industry by Volunteering With ASA—Apply Today

Are you looking for opportunities to contribute your skills and insights in the staffing industry, and serve as an industry leader? ASA is seeking dedicated members for volunteer committees and councils.

ASA needs your skills, insight, and unique perspective so it can continue to provide timely, valuable resources to members. Apply for a volunteer opportunity to work directly with other members, learn about workforce trends and best practices, and build on your experience to become a thought leader with the association.

Log in to ASA Central and visit the Volunteer page to find an opportunity that fits your interests. Applications are due Oct. 31.

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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 20,000 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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