September 29, 2020

ASA Webinar Today—How the 2020 Elections Could Affect Business

Don’t miss the ASA webinar How the 2020 Elections Could Affect Business.” It takes place today from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern time. Highly regarded political analyst Charlie Cook will use poll numbers, economic indicators, historical data, wit, and humor to offer strategic insights on the 2020 U.S. elections and look at what the results could mean for the business community. Sponsored by Essential StaffCARE.

This webinar is $45 for ASA members and qualifies for continuing education hours toward ASA certification renewal. To learn more and to register, visit

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Free Webinar Tomorrow—What’s Next for the Staffing Industry?

Although nobody can predict when Covid-19 will end or what 2021 will bring, the latest industry data indicate that staffing firms have reasons to be optimistic. Eric Gregg of ClearlyRated, the association’s satisfaction survey partner, and Steven Cerny of CareerBuilder, an ASA corporate partner, will share insights from hiring managers and internal staff during a free webinar tomorrow.

During the webinar “What’s Next for the Staffing Industry?,” hear about the effects of Covid-19, economic upheaval, and nationwide calls for social reform on the industry—and what lasting change might continue in the future. It takes place Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time.

This webinar is free for ASA members. To learn more and to register, visit

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Free ASA Webinar Tomorrow—Make the Most of Your ASA Membership

Don’t miss tomorrow’s ASA webinar “Maximize Your ASA Membership,” 3–3:30 p.m. Eastern time.
Learn how to make the most of the professional development opportunities, legal and legislative resources, benchmarking data, marketing tools, and other benefits of your association membership.

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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Take Advantage of This Week’s Section Networking Calls

Get insights from industry peers during sector-specific peer networking calls this week—discuss top-of-mind challenges and devise solutions with your colleagues as you deal with questions that are specific to your sector of the staffing industry. Calls are facilitated by volunteers from ASA section communities (participants will not receive official legal updates or guidance regarding Covid-19).

Get the full schedule and register at

  • Office–administrative section: Tuesday, Sept. 29, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Search and placement section: Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time
  • Engineering, IT, and scientific section: Thursday, Oct. 1, 1–2 p.m. Eastern time

Networking calls are open to members of ASA sections, which are sector-specific communities that provide resources, webinars, town hall forums, and sector-specific news for member companies and their employees. To join a section, update your profile on ASA Central.

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Register for Staffing World 2020, Win a Free Registration to Staffing World 2021

When you register for Staffing World® 2020, a virtual event taking place Oct. 19–22, you will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a free registration to next year’s ASA annual convention and expo, Sept. 28–30 in Denver—but you must register by this Friday, Oct. 2.

Staffing World 2020 will be a virtual reality experience featuring four powerful keynote presenters; more than 30 valuable sessions; and an interactive expo where you can use your customized avatar to explore exhibitor booths, connect with peers at the virtual Coffee House, and much more.

Register today at—for as little as $100 for four days of content—and you could win a free registration for Staffing World 2021 in Denver! The winner will be announced in this newsletter next week. If you’ve registered for Staffing World 2020 you have already been entered into the drawing for a free Staffing World 2021 registration.

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