2019 Regional Meetups

This year, in lieu of a national conference, we organized one-day Regional Meetups to offer greater ease of travel and access for peer networking and learning. The final Meetup will be held in New England November 14. All Meetups are open to all practitioners, regardless of location.

New England Region  Meetup, November 14, 2019

Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Host:  Coalition for a Better Acre
Location: 517 Moody Street, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854


Thank you to our Midwest, Western and Southeast Region Meetup hosts!

Cara Connects hosted our Midwest Meetup July 17 in Chicago, and the Goodwill Industries Staffing Services Workgroup hosted our Western Region Meetup August 10 in Spokane. GoodSource Staffing Services hosted our Southeast Region Meetup October 4 in Orlando.

Both the Chicago and Spokane events featured a workshop on Designing and Managing an Effective Compensation Plan for sales and recruiting staff, led by staffing industry expert Tom Kosnik from the Visus Group. Michael Simpson, CEO of PAIRIN, also presented on the science behind its candidate assessment and coaching tools.

At our Spokane event, Gregg Keesling, founder and CEO of RecycleForce and Halili Knox, Senior Customer Education Manager at Checkr shared their insights about the Power of Staffing to Expand Second Chance Employment. Find more details here.

In Orlando, staffing expert Amy Bingham shared Breaking IN: A 10-step Sales Workflow Process for gaining hiring managers’ attention and winning new accounts. Dr. Samantha Kurtz, clinical psychologist and co-founder of Right Time PAS, introduced an assessment tool to Help Candidates Overcome Unconscious Hiring Bias.

Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors!