October 30, 2020

Help Advance the Industry by Volunteering With ASA—Deadline Tomorrow

Are you looking for opportunities to contribute your skills and insights in the staffing industry, and serve as an industry leader? ASA is currently 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.

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

Consumer Spending Beats Expectations in September
Labor Costs Increase Modestly in Third Quarter
Staffing Firm to Pay to Settle EEOC Sex Discrimination Suit
California Federal Court Provides Insight on the Viability of Class Waivers in the Era of Covid-19
‘Ban-the-Box’ Update: St. Louis Enacts Ordinance; California and Hawaii Expand Existing Laws
New Jersey Worker Protection Executive Order Signed
Connecticut Approves Decrease in Workers’ Compensation Loss Costs for 2021
Time Off From Work for Voting Under Illinois Law
Majority of Small Businesses Would Apply or Consider Applying for Second Round of PPP Funding
Pay Equity and DE&I 2020

Upcoming Events

Free ASA Webinar Monday—Temporary Covid-19 Standards

Don’t miss the ASA webinar “New State–OSHA Temporary Covid-19 Standards,” which identifies the various requirements of state emergency standards and strategies for staffing companies to ensure compliance with the standards while minimizing disruptions to their operations. It takes place Monday, Nov. 2, 3–4 p.m. Eastern time.

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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Plan for These Free ASA Webinars Next Month

The next few weeks will be full of free education from ASA. These upcoming ASA webinars can help you improve sales, drive diversity through recruiting, and more.

Nov. 2—”New State–OSHA Temporary Covid-19 Standards
Learn strategies for ensuring compliance with emergency temporary standards related to Covid-19.

Nov. 10—”Improve Sales by Investing in Marketing
Learn how to structure an effective content marketing program and use it as an inbound sales tool.

Nov. 13—”Driving Diversity in the Technology Industry Through Recruiting
Get tactics you can immediately implement to source a broader community of technical candidates.

Nov. 19—”Staffing Tech Insights Fourth Quarter Update: Using Labor Market Intelligence to Make Better Data-Driven Decisions
Hear about the current state of labor market intelligence and analytics tools, and how you can successfully apply these tools to your business.

Nov. 30—”Engaging Nondiverse Allies
Learn what makes a strong diversity ally and keys to engaging allies.

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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Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending Oct. 25.

Colab Conexions
Providence, RI

EverHive
San Diego, CA

Impact Management Services
Southfield, MI

SLM Services LLC
Braxton, MS

Square 1 Solutions
Reno, NV

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