September 30, 2020

Want to Win a Free Registration to Staffing World 2021?

When you register for Staffing World® 2020, an immersive 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.

Staffing World 2020 will be a virtual reality experience featuring four powerful keynote presenters, more than 30 valuable sessions, an interactive expo, and much more. Register at by Friday, Oct. 2. 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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Free ASA Webinar Today—Make the Most of Your ASA Membership

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Communicate With Candidates—Get The New Language of Staffing

Staffing and recruiting professionals worry about how to communicate with job seekers in a way that resonates with them. The association has conducted extensive research to understand the mindset of job seekers, and The New Language of Staffing: Handbook for Communicating Your Company’s Value to Job Seekers is based on this groundbreaking industry research. The handbook details the job seeker mindset and pain points, the industry’s value proposition to job seekers, a new lexicon for communicating with job seekers, and more.

Visit to learn more about the research, download graphics and talking points, and order copies of the handbook for your team today.

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