Announcements

  • Free ASA State of the Industry Webinar Next Month

    ASA and Inavero, the association’s satisfaction survey partner, will present the fourth and final ASA State of the Industry webinar of 2017 on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 3–4 p.m. Eastern time. 

    The session will focus on clients—Eric Gregg, chief executive officer of Inavero, will discuss his research highlighting the profitable opportunities with current clients that many firms are missing. In this session, learn how your firm can supercharge its 2018 revenue growth, hear about the latest ASA research, and get updates on legislative activities that could affect your firm. 

    All ASA webinars are free for ASA members, and most qualify for continuing education hours toward ASA certification renewal. More

  • Act Now—One Week Left to Get Staffing and Recruiting Data

    The association's quarterly Staffing Employment and Sales Survey for the third quarter of 2017 will close Nov. 15. Staffing firms that complete the brief survey—including those with direct hire placement services—will have access to exclusive reports on the results.

    The survey now collects data on the number of direct hire searches and permanent placements. Reports include staffing employment, sales, gross margin, and productivity data, in addition to statistics by sector and company size. The data collected by this survey enable ASA to track staffing sales and gross margin trends and provide productivity metrics. Participate by Nov. 15 to get the staffing industry data you need.

    The survey is sponsored by ASA research partner CareerBuilder, and there are no fees to participate. More

  • See What Inspires Future Staffing Leaders—Read Staffing Success Magazine

    Staffing companies are finding it harder than ever to recruit and retain internal employees, and a group of ASA members has a solution. In the July–August issue of Staffing Success magazine, read about how the women in leadership interest group is using recent ASA research to promote mentoring in the staffing industry. More

  • See What Inspires Future Staffing Leaders—Read Staffing Success Magazine

    Staffing companies are finding it harder than ever to recruit and retain internal employees, and a group of ASA members has a solution. In the July–August issue of Staffing Success magazine, read about how the women in leadership interest group is using recent ASA research to promote mentoring in the staffing industry. More

  • Volunteer with ASA - Apply by Oct. 31

    The association is currently seeking dedicated members for volunteer committees and councils for the 2018 membership year. We need your skills, insight, and unique perspective so ASA can continue to provide timely, valuable resources to members. More

  • Staffing World Registration Deadline—Sept. 8

    The advance rate for Staffing World 2017 ends Sept. 8. Take advantage of a $150 discount for staffing firm professionals, and register before the deadline. Pricing discount and deadline do not apply to industry supplier tickets. More

  • Legal Line—Legislation Prohibiting Salary History Inquiries

    In this month’s installment of Legal Line, the second in a two-part series about employee benefit legislation, ASA government affairs counsel, Toby Malara, Esq., discusses legislation that would bar employers from asking about potential employees' salary histories. More

  • Earning Your ASA Certification Just Got Easier

    If you're ready to earn your ASA credential, the association has developed new resources to help you convince the right person at your firm to invest in your certification package. Among the resources are a letter for your boss explaining the value of ASA credentials, a sample expense sheet, and a guide to walk you through the entire certification process. More

  • Submit Your Tech Park Idea for Staffing World by Sept. 5

    ASA will debut its new Tech Park in Chicago at Staffing World, Oct. 24–26. The Tech Park is slated to be a first-of-its-kind hub of technology solutions specific to the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. If you're a solutions provider, submit a video no longer than 60 seconds explaining your technology solutions for the staffing industry to be considered. More

  • Staffing Success Digital Now Available

    The media abounds with mention of gigs—types of gig work, the number of gig workers, and the future of gig jobs. What hasn’t been the focus in most cases is what Americans actually think of this latest workforce term. Are they aware of or do they even reference the “gig economy?” More

  • Quarterly Survey Ends Aug. 14

    The quarterly ASA Staffing Employment and Sales Survey collection ends Aug.14. Don't forget to sign up to participate. The survey is conducted on a quarterly basis and collects information on temporary and contract staffing sales, payroll, and employment. The survey has been conducted since 1992. More

  • Last Chance to Submit NSEY Nominations

    Nominations for the 2018 National Staffing Employee of the Year are due on Aug. 1. This year's National Staffing Employee of the Year and his or her member company will be announced to ASA members, the public, and the news media during National Staffing Employee Week, Sept. 18–24, and will be recognized during an award ceremony at Staffing World 2017, Oct. 24-26, in Chicago. More

  • Employment and Sales Survey Ends Aug. 10

    Participants in the ASA Employment and Sales Survey have access to downloadable reports and interactive historical data dashboards. Register to participate today before the survey ends on August 10. More