Demystifying employment background checks

Employer background checks, or pre-employment screenings, are vital to the hiring process. They’re not just for huge conglomerates with a vast human resources department and an endless hiring budget. Hiring the wrong person can create a ripple...

Background check red flags

You’ve found your perfect candidate. They’ve done well in all your interviews and skills assessments. You’re ready to extend them an offer. Now it’s time for the final hurdle: their background check. Background checks are not a pass/fail...

The 8 employer essentials on employment background checks

The United States has one of the most mobile workforces in the world. While Germans stay in the same job for a decade on average and Britons and Canadians' typical tenure is eight years, the average...