October 22, 2018
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ANNUAL TRAINING CONFERENCE

This is the Region's Premier Staffing Training Event for owners, managers, sales and recruiting professionals. Attendees will take part in this special training opportunity featuring some of the staffing industry's most respected professional trainers!

NJSA Video Message from Danny Cahill
NJSA Video Message from Danny Cahill

Recruiting...sourcing...selling...these are the goals you want to reach to move you down the road to success. Your skills need to be constantly TUNED UP to stay ahead of the competition and to reach new clients and candidates. Every staffing professional can learn something new from their peers and presenters and that is the goal of this year's conference.
 
Who Should Attend:
Owner/Managers, Recruiters, and Sales Associates of Direct Hire and Temporary Staffing Firms.
  • Recruiting TrackFor recruiting and staffing professionals who want to enhance their sourcing, screening and qualifying techniques.  Gain the competitive edge by efficiently accessing top talent and representing the best of the best.
  • Sales/Business Development Track: For owners, managers, and sales associates who want to manage their time, talents, and temporary staffs more efficiently and expertly. Each conference workshop is designed to focus on the issues pertinent to these staffng tracks.
We guarantee our Conference Speakers will inspire you to become finely tuned players in staffing.
 
JOIN US to learn what you need to know for a smooth ride through 2019! Click here to download the conference brochure.

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS


Lesley Bernstein
President 
917-470-9053

Bob Maiden
609-478-6056

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Under New Jersey's Earned Sick Leave Law, most employees have a right to accrue up to 40 hours of earned sick leave per year. Go to nj.gov/labor to learn which employees are covered by the law. New employees must receive this written notice from their employer when they begin employment, and existing employees must receive it by November 29, 2018. Employers must also post a notice in a conspicuous and accessible place at all work sites, and provide copies to employees upon request.  Click here to access NJSA's Legal Resource Page to download the notice.  Note, this page is for NJSA members only.
 
The NJSA Legal & Legislative Committee will have additional information on pending regulations concerning the paid leave legislation.


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:
  • New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, facing a growing scandal surrounding his administration's decision to hire a former campaign aide for a state job despite an allegation of sexual assault, said Monday he had ordered an "independent" investigation into how is staff handled the matter and was prepared to change state law to ensure nothing like it happens again. 
  • Murphy announced Tuesday New Jersey is opening another Choose New Jersey economic development office. 
  • Republican U.S. Senate candidate Bob Hugin outspent Democratic incumbent Bob Menendez by a nearly 5-1 margin between July and September, thanks largely to Hugin's personal fortune, which has funded the bulk of his campaign. 
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 the 2017 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  patk@njsa.com  to add their names to our Monday Morning Memo and Staffing News Online lists .
 
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In This Issue
Annual Training Conference
Welcome New Members
Legislative Upadte
Week in Trenton
Text Alerts
PAC Donations
NJSA Membership is Corporate
Upcoming Events

NJSA Education & Training Conference
November 1, 2018
Eisenhower Conference Center
Livingston, NJ



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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  patk@njsa.com . Our website is http://www.njsa.com . Thank you.