The staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry makes a vital contribution to the U.S. economy, and provides outstanding job and career opportunities for some 11 million employees per year.
ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, May 2020 Staffing jobs for the week of May 11–17 increased 1.2% from the prior week, ticking up to a rounded value of 61, according to the ASA Staffing Index. Although staffing employment was down 36.0% year-to-year, this marks the third consecutive week that the index has advanced amidst the…
ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, April 2020 Staffing jobs for the week of April 6–12 contracted 4.9% from the prior week, decreasing to a rounded value of 62, according to the ASA Staffing Index. Not surprisingly, survey respondents continue to mention the COVID-19 pandemic as the predominant factor for the decline. Year-to-year, staffing employment was…
ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, March 2020 Staffing employment for the week of March 9–15 eased 0.6% from the prior week, edging down to a value of 85, according to the ASA Staffing Index. Survey respondents cited the COVID-19 pandemic as the main factor contributing to the contraction. Temporary and contract staffing jobs were down…
ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, February 2020 Staffing employment for the week of Feb. 10–16 eased 0.34% from the prior week, decreasing for the fourth week in a row, according to the ASA Staffing Index. A few survey respondents cited temporary-to-hire conversions and the Presidents Day holiday as factors limiting growth. Staffing jobs were down…
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“The New Language of Staffing course offered by ASA has had a tremendous impact on our office. My entire staff has read the handbook and passed the course; we now have our “new language” taped on our desks—as a reminder to change our conversations. Now that we use our new language, we have double the…
Two new events focus on staffing company owners and advancing women leaders.
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ASA Central is the business social network exclusively for members of the American Staffing Association.
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This group brings visibility to the value of women leaders in the global staffing industry and provides education and support tools to those companies committed to expanding and developing opportunities for diverse and female leaders.
Mentor Match is an online tool that connects mentors and mentees to share experiences and provide guidance to industry peers for career development.
ASA has published two papers relating to the business loan programs under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.
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