EmployeeScreenIQ Podcast: This Week in Background Checks

Nick Fishman

Well it’s that time again to catch up on the latest background screening highlights from our blog and EmployeeScreen University.  Welcome to This Week in Background Checks (TWIB).  Let’s jump right in.

States Contemplate Early Release for Prisoners to Ease Spending- How this trend can have an impact on your background screening program.

Chester Ludow Earns His Master’s Degree– Should we be concerned that Chester is a dog?

Substandard Background Checks in Schools– Just what is a “fantastic” background check?  With the latest incident occurring in my own back yard, I couldn’t resist the opportunity to rant.

EmployeeScreenIQ Recognized as one of NE Ohio’s Fastest Growing Companies– Ouch!  Our arms are sore from patting ourselves on the back.

Podcast!!! E-Verify Mandate Finally in Place for Federal Contractors– No, the bad place down south has not frozen over and donkey’s are not flying!

Credit Scores and Background Checks– Why these things do not go together like peas and carrots.

Yale University Student Murdered– This is clearly a workplace violence issue.  Could a background check have prevented this?

For lowlights of these highlights, be sure to check out our podcast below.

As always, we’ll try to do better next time.

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Nick Fishman

Nick Fishman is the co-founder of EmployeeScreenIQ, a leading, global employment background screening provider, and serves as the company’s executive vice president and chief marketing officer. He pioneered the creation of EmployeeScreen University, the #1 educational resource on employment background checks for human resources, security and risk management professionals. A recognized industry expert, Nick is a frequent author, presenter and contributor to the news media. Nick is also a licensed private investigator in the states of Ohio and Texas.
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