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What Are OFAC Sanctions?

Sanctions (specifically OFAC sanctions) are all over the news these days. But what are OFAC sanctions exactly, and what are their implications for employers? Keep reading to discover these and other answers.  What Are OFAC Sanctions? Simply put, sanctions are trade and economic penalties the US uses to enforce its foreign policy and national security…

What Is Background Screening?

What Is Background Screening?

You may have heard the term “Background screening” thrown around quite often. But what is background screening, exactly? How can it benefit a company? Keep reading to learn more. The term background screening refers to the process of analyzing the background of potential employees to identify potential risks and ensure that employers make the best…