ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, August 2015
Staffing employment for the week of Aug. 10–16 rose to 98.32, according to the ASA Staffing Index. Temporary and contract staffing employment increased 1.00% from the prior week and was 1.99% lower than the same week last year. This week, containing the 12th, will be used in the August monthly employment situation report that will be issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on Sept. 4.
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