Contingent Work = Casual Work?

Editorial

The other day, I was sent an email from a leader at one of the major trade associations that just about made me laugh, if only for the fact it is so ridiculous, farfetched and outright outrageous. I was shown the Wikipedia definition of Contingent Work. You know, as in contingent assignments?

Contingent work or casual work is an employment relationship which is considered non-permanent. These jobs are typically part time (typically with variable hours), have limited job security, and result in payment on a piece work basis. Contingent work is usually not considered to be a career or part of a career. One of the features of contingent work is that it usually offers little or no opportunity for career development. Contingent workers are also often called freelancers, independent professionals, temporary contract workers, independent contractors, or consultants

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The 9th Annual North American Repossessors Summit Continues to Raise Bar for Recovery Industry

NARS 2017 proves to be bigger and better than ever before

DALLAS, Texas – July 31, 2017 – The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), an industry event hosted by American Recovery Association, Inc. (ARA) and sponsored by Harding Brooks Insurance, is proud to announce the success of NARS 2017. The 9th annual event ushered in a new era for the recovery and remarketing industry. From a record-breaking attendance of more than 600 attendees, including recovery and remarketing professionals and lenders, to a wildly successful auction contributing over $30,000 (up nearly $25,000 from last year) to the Recovery Agents Benefit Fund (RABF), NARS proved once again to be the “must attend” event of the year.

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Response to Pennsylvania forming CFPB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

There is big news out of Pennsylvania this morning affecting the financial Institution and third-party service provider world. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced the formation of a State of Pennsylvania Consumer Finance Protection Bureau.

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Women in the Repossession Industry – Making their Mark

Joan Hudson is a legend in the repossession industry and has definitely made her mark as a role model for getting involved and making things happen.  She was a pioneer in a male dominated industry and committed herself to educating others about the repossession industry. She is currently the owner of A.R.B. of Louisiana and the President and Owner of A.R.B. Investigation Agency.  She has grown her company from one location to seven offices statewide so no agent has to drive more than 65 miles.

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Pressing Issues of Our Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

As we quickly approach the arrival of our 9th anniversary of the first North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), I thought I would reflect some on where we are today as an industry.

For starters, many of the people who attended the first conference are no longer in the business, and I am concerned many who attend this year’s event won’t be in business next year.

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North American Repossessors Summit Announces Annual Golf Tournament Hole-in-One Prize

IRVING, Texas – June 28, 2017 – The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS) is announcing that tee times are filling up for the 5th annual NARS Golf Tournament, sponsored by MVTRAC. Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to network with fellow industry professionals while having lots of fun. 

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American Recovery Association Partners with Socio to Deliver New Mobile App for NARS 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

American Recovery Association and The North American Repossessors Summit’s 2017 planning committee are excited to announce their partnership with Socio, an innovative event-networking app to be used during NARS 2017.

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North American Repossessors Summit Raises Money for Recovery Agents Benefit Fund

July 26-27, 2017  – Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas

 

IRVING, Texas – May 17, 2017 The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), an industry event hosted by the American Recovery Association, Inc. (ARA) and Harding Brooks Insurance Agency, is announcing they will be donating all profits from the NARS Golf Tournament and live auction to the Recovery Agents Benefit Fund (RABF).

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NARS 2017 Early Bird Registration Ending Soon

July 26-27, 2017 –  Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas

 

NARS will be here before we know it, and there’s only one month left to take advantage of the special early bird registration discount. Get your tickets by February 28, 2017 to save 20% on the cost of registration-–don’t delay, register now!

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Roster Of Influential Speakers Announced For NARS 2017

NARS_NO_YRU.S. Olympian and former NFL football player, former NFL cheerleader,  9-11 distinguished firefighter, and award-winning comedian among speaker lineup for the North American    Repossessors Summit

IRVING, Texas – January 11, 2017 – The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), an industry event hosted by American Recovery Association, Inc. (ARA) and headline sponsor Harding Brooks Insurance, is proud to announce its full list of speakers for NARS 2017.

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