Insights from the ASA’s Staffing World Conference 2021: Better Together – Stronger Together. Join us as we talk through the key takeaways from the year’s event.
Don’t panic if you could not attend the recent American Staffing Agency’s Staffing World Conference for 2021. We have all the insights from this year’s conference. Join Bill Inman, Executive Vice President of SmartSearch, and Leigh Ann Pagnard, Staffing Executive Consultant and Thought Leader, as they dive into the insights from this year’s event and discuss how the recruiting industry continues to transform and innovate during the current economic landscape.
Watch the videos for each event as they take you through the main messages, and insights, as relevant to recruiters in 2021. Or read below for the synopsis and key takeaways from each.
The first Staffing World event focused on advancing women in leadership and implementing diversity, equity, and inclusion in recruitment through the lens of empowering women. The top three takeaways from this session centered around the below pillars:
By incorporating these concepts and empowering women, companies can take the first step towards addressing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace, helping to shape a safer and equal future of work for all.
The second Staffing World event discussed building your tech stack confidently. The main discussion points during this event were centered around:
The keynote speakers, Sekou Andrews, entrepreneur and national poet champion, and Reita McGraff, award-winning author and professor at Columbia Business School had different takes on having a competitive advantage in your industry.
Sekou Andrews provided an interesting take on how we can learn from the challenging times we have faced during COVID to return better than ever, for example:
Reita McGraff ended the conference by highlighting:
We can glean many takeaways from these events, from how to improve our tech stacks and corporate culture, and with continual pursuit, to create a more diverse, inclusive, and safer future of work in our organizations. We hope you enjoyed reading and diving deeper into the insights provided at this year’s Staffing World event. Be sure to subscribe to our blog for even more industry insights and keep abreast of the latest SmartSearch developments.