Industry News, employee background checks

Cosmetics Company Experiments with “Open Hiring”

One of the significant trends in background checks is the rise of ban the box legislation, which bars employers from ask...

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Industry News, employee background checks

Can Artificial Intelligence Take Bias Out of the Hiring Equation?

One of the trendiest technologies today, artificial intelligence seems to be everywhere. Tech giants say that it powers ...

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What Are Inadequate Background Checks?

Many employers recognize the potential value in using background checks to look into a job applicant's criminal history,...

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Salt Lake City Apartment Maintenance Worker Had Extensive Criminal History

A property management company in Salt Lake City is trying to figure out how a maintenance worker with an extensive crimi...

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Industry News, employee background checks, cincinatti, public schools

Cincinnati Public Schools Come Under Fire for Use of School Safety Grant

The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has accused Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) of misusing federal grant mone...

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Case Study | Regional Petroleum Company Trusts to Vet Employees

Jacobs Petroleum Products is a regional petroleum company that operates throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, an...

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Florida Legislation Could Require Landlords to Provide Proof of Employee Background Checks

Landlords in Florida could soon be required to show residents' proof of employee background checks. Per a report from Ta...

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Questions and Answers, employee background checks, FCRA, Criminal History

How Far Back Do Background Checks Go?

The type of background check will influence the timeline. Employers typically have no limit to how far back they can or ...

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Industry News, employee background checks, nonprofit

San Antonio Nonprofit Didn’t Vet Embezzling Accountant

A San Antonio nonprofit organization is in the headlines due to a major embezzlement case. The NPO, called Centro San An...

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