Financial Assistance Options for Staffing Agencies Under the CARES Act

Financial Assistance Options for Staffing Agencies Under the CARES Act American Staffing Association (04/06/20) ASA has published an issue paper addressing various financial assistance opportunities for staffing agencies under the Paycheck Protection Program of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Written by Marc J. Gerson, Esq., member of Miller & Chevalier Chartered,… Read more »

American Staffing Association COVID-19 Resources

Check out the American Staffing Association COVID-19 Resource webpage link below. It is continuously being updated with resources staffing companies can use to address the safety of their workforces and find reliable information about the coronavirus.   Click here to view the ASA Resource page.

CO-VID19 Update from the SC State House

Check out the latest CO-VID19 update from the SC State House by Sunnie Harmon and John DeWorken, SC Staffing Association’s Lobbyists.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fIskYNRhoAA

Employment and Workforce waives the weekly search requirement for individuals who are unemployed due to COVID-19 and extends the tax deadline for employers

Please see attached press release from SCDEW.  The SC Department of Employment and Workforce is waiving the one week search requirement for individuals who are unemployed due to COVID-19 between March  15 and April 18, 2020 AND they are extending the deadline for first quarter SUTA contributions from April 30 to June 1, but the… Read more »

SC Staffing Association Annual Conference a Success

Thank you to our presenting sponsor, Essential Staff Care! Thank you to all of our sponsors, attendees, and speakers for making the 2020 SC Staffing Association Annual Conference a success! View conference photos here.   Conference Materials Click here for the 2020 Annual Conference Speaker bios. Click here for the SC Department of Employment and Workforce presentation… Read more »

COVID-19 Information and Resources for Staffing Companies

The American Staffing Association is working swiftly to provide staffing companies with the information they need regarding COVID-19. Click here to view the webpage on the American Staffing Association’s website with the latest information.

American Staffing Association Day of Service: Participate in SC

The American Staffing Association is seeking volunteers from select ASA State Networks and affiliated chapters to help prepare at-risk youth in communities across the U.S. for their future roles in the workforce. Volunteers will provide mock interviews and résumé reviews for high school students primarily associated with ASA philanthropic partner Jobs for America’s Graduates. Sign… Read more »

SCSA Legislative Update

18-Week Session Begins The Legislature returned to Columbia to begin its Session this week.  Among the top issues for that the Legislature will discuss will be Education Reform, the Heartbeat Bill, an unprecedented $1.8B surplus and whether to sell Santee Cooper or not.  The Legislature is in its second year of a two-year Session and… Read more »