was honored with an American Staffing AssociationChapter Achievement and Legislative Achievement Awards for outstanding programs and efforts in 2018. The award was presented at a special ceremony during Staffing World® 2018, the annual ASA convention and expo held in the metro Washington, DC, area.
ASA evaluated state associations on their support of the staffing and recruiting industry through chapter meetings, special events, educational seminars, government relations activities, and community outreach efforts, and presented the chapters with the most outstanding programs with merit awards. Fifteen chapters were honored this year.
Mike Menzer and David duPont accept the ASA awards on behalf of NJSA
THE WEEK IN TRENTON
NJSA's Lobbyist, Patrick A. Stewart from Public Strategies Impact, has provided members with an update on what is happening in the Trenton and in the state of New Jersey. This update is available to NJSA Members ONLY in our Legal Resource Library on our website. Members must be signed in to access the information.
This week's update includes:
Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin says his goal is to get a minimum wage bill through the Legislature by the first voting session in January.
Gov. Phil Murphy remains relatively popular among New Jerseyans even though they don't like the fact he raised taxes.
Senate President Steve Sweeney isn't sounding too bullish on the prospects of marijuana legalization happening by the end of the year.
Visit NJSA's Legal Resource Library to read the full update and learn how this will affect you!
SIGN UP FOR TEXT ALERTS
We are pleased to announce that we are now able to send text alerts to NJSA members. Your association wants to provide you with the latest updates to your phone via text messaging. It is our belief that effective and up-to-date communication provides value for your investment in NJSA. Our text message program will be used in addition to the more traditional means of communication that NJSA already has in place.
You have two options to sign up for text alerts:
Option #1: Log into your profile on the NJSA website and add your cell phone number at the bottom of your profile (see screen shot below):
Option #2: Email Denise Downing at Denise@NeffDowning.com with your cell phone number and we will add it to your profile for you.
Your cell phone number will not be visible in the searchable online Member Directory on the NJSA website. It is only visible to you and the NJSA office. We hope that you take advantage of this new NJSA member benefit!
STAFFING NJ-PAC DONATIONS
2018 WILL BE AN IMPORTANT YEAR FOR LEGISLATION
THAT WILL IMPACT YOUR STAFFING FIRM
STAFFING NJ-PAC will take an active role in future elections and your support is greatly needed to ensure the staffing industry's voice is heard.
Click here for the PAC donation form and help provide funding for pro-staffing candidates.
NJSA has a dynamic and convenient legislative platform to communicate your views on issues impacting staffing.
Click here to make your voice heard and to understand the legislative agenda we are following.
NJSA Membership is Corporate
NJSA Membership is Corporate - that means your staff can receive this weekly news email and stay on top of events and legislative information.
You can forward this email on or email email@example.com to add their names to our Monday Morning Memo and Staffing News Online lists.
Our mission is to be the advocate for the success and growth of NJSA members and the New Jersey staffing industry through leadership in legislation, education, ethics and professional business practices.
For additional information about any items in this Monday Morning Memo, or to learn more about membership in the New Jersey Staffing Alliance, please contact us at 973-283-0072 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Our website is http://www.njsa.com. Thank you.