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n On page 10, read about the new ASA Skills Gap Index, which
tracks the nation’s number of hardest-to-fill jobs on a quarterly basis. Go to Research & Data on americanstaffing.net for more about
this new tool for staffing firms. A recent ASA On-Demand webinar
on the many features of the new ASA website also includes information about the ASA Skills Gap Index.
n Pages 16–17 in this issue feature a round up and photos of Staffing
World® 2014. For more photos, go to staffingworld.net to view the
ASA Flickr feed. If you attended the convention this year, you can
also find more event-related information in the Staffing World Community on ASA Central. Go to asacentral.americanstaffing.net.
n The Staffing Community department (p. 59) continues to receive
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The American Staffing Association is the voice of
the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions
industry. ASA and its affiliated chapters advance
the interests of staffing and recruiting firms of all
sizes and across all sectors through legal and legislative advocacy, public relations, education, and the
promotion of high standards of legal, ethical, and
professional practices. ASA members provide the
full range of employment and workforce services
and solutions, including temporary and contract
staffing, recruiting and permanent placement,
outplacement and outsourcing, training, and
human resource consulting.
John A. Elwood, Elwood Staffing Services
First Vice Chairman
Claudette Cunitz, TSC, CSP,
G-TECH Services Inc.
Second Vice Chairman
Lesa Francis, CSP, Staffmark
Susan Dietrich, SPHR,
Kelly McCreight, CSP
President and CEO
Richard A. Wahlquist
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