October 28, 2021

Applications Due This Week—Help Advance the Industry by Volunteering With ASA

ASA is seeking dedicated members for volunteer committees and councils. 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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Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Today—Addressing Pay Inequity in Staffing

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “Pay Inequity in the Staffing Industry—A Panel Discussion, Part One.” It takes place today from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern time. Hear from a panel of senior executives about how the industry can do better to improve the pay gap in staffing in the first part of a two-part webinar series. (The second part takes place Thursday, Nov. 4.). Presented in partnership with the Women’s Business Collaborative, Staffing Industry Analysts, TechServe Alliance, and the National Association of Personnel Services.

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 americanstaffing.net.

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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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