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Are Background Checks Confidential?

Pre-employment background checks are becoming the norm across many industries, so it’s natural to ask yourself: Are background checks confidential? Read on to discover the answer and learn more about background checks and background screening.  Are Background Checks Confidential? The short answer is yes, background checks are confidential. In fact, not only are background checks…

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5 Job Description Mistakes To Avoid

A great hiring process begins with an effective job description. Simply put, attracting the right candidates means articulating your ideas and needs the right way. That’s why in today’s blog, we discuss five job description mistakes you should make sure to avoid.  5 Job Description Mistakes To Avoid Writing a job description is never as…

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Background Checks for Volunteers

Volunteers are an important part of many organizations. However, they must be subject to similar background checks as regular employees.  Background Checks for Volunteers Many organizations rely on volunteers to offer important services to their communities. Unfortunately, the sad truth is that not everyone chooses to be a volunteer for the right reasons. By being…

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Are Background Checks Accurate?

In today’s post, we tackle one of the most common questions about background screening: Are background checks accurate? Keep reading to discover the answer to this question and learn the basics of how to design and implement a reliable background screening policy.  Are Background Checks Accurate? The answer to the question “Are background checks accurate?”…