Annual Background Checks for School Staff? 

11/21/2022 02:11 PM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
Parents of a Virginia school district advocate for annual background checks for school staff.

A Hiring Horror Story

10/31/2022 11:48 AM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
Tips to avoid a hiring horror story of your own.

3 Major Risks of Hiring Without Performing a Pre-Employment Background Check

10/06/2022 11:59 AM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
Companies mitigate risk by conducting background checks that reveal warning signs that could eventually affect trust, safety, and the carrying out of company values and goals.

Social Media Background Checks-- Are They Worth the Risk? 

09/19/2022 10:10 AM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
Reviewing the pros and cons of social media background checks can help employers determine if they are worth the risk.

Why You Should Run Your Background Check

07/07/2022 09:30 AM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
To prevent being denied a job because of an error reflected on your background screening, it is important to consider running your own.

Dispensary Settles Class Action Related to Improper Background Practices

07/05/2022 03:10 PM By Kayla Florence - Comment(s)
A Florida-based marijuana dispensary has agreed to settle alleged class action violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act by paying a $60,500 settlement.

BLOG: Volunteer Background Myths

06/30/2020 01:20 PM By Nick Zundel - Comment(s)

BINGO!

Early this year I checked another box on my suburb dad bingo card... coaching my kids' team. And just like everyone else interacting with the kids I filled out a background check form and turned it in. Unlike everyone else, I was eager to get the results. No, I wasn't worried about what they'd...

BLOG: Interns & Summer Screening

06/29/2020 08:03 AM By Nick Zundel - Comment(s)

Summer. Sunshine, the beach, trips to Disneyland and cheap labor in the form of Sally Mae's sister's neighbor who's home from college... alright, maybe not all of that is happening this year but you get the point. Has your low priority "To do list" been growing like mine? There's no need t...

BLOG: Effective Hiring in a Pandemic

06/16/2020 08:13 PM By Nick Zundel - Comment(s)
Best practices for hiring during a pandemic.

BLOG: Genuine Graduates

05/21/2019 09:53 AM By Nick Zundel - Comment(s)

A recent study showed only 30% of Americans over 25 years of age have a college degree! Fortunately not all jobs, or even career paths, need a degree to be successful. However to gain an edge on other candidates many people fluff, embelish or pad thier educational achievements. From implying graduat...