While diploma mills have been around for years a new development has been the emergence of firms providing fake experience certificates and references.
The cost of background screening contingent workers often flies under the radar of even the most meticulous managers. Companies are hampered by limited visibility into the cost detail, because the charges are frequently passed through staffing firms . . .
The Federal Trade Commission has announced another delay in their enforcement of the “Red Flag” guidelines aimed to curb identity theft until November 1, 2009.
EmployeeScreenIQ is pleased to announce the following enhancements to our website, My EmployeeScreen 4.0! (Effective July 27, 2009) Order Placement Enhancements If you previously conducted a background check but accidentally request it a 2nd time, My EmployeeScreen 4.0 will notify you of a duplicate order before you submit it. This enhancement crosscheck’s your candidate’s Social […]
The state of New Hampshire has announced plans to raise court access fees to $20.00 per name for court records. If you are interested in participating, you can send a letter or email the New Hampshire Administrative Office of the Courts.
By Caitrin O’ Sullivan at iCIMS
The number one complaint we’re hearing from hiring managers and recruiters is that they are being absolutely inundated with resumes, to the point that they simply cannot handle the overload.
The US House of Representatives has introduced HR 3149 which seeks to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.
It appears that the government is finally ready to follow through on its mandate to have all federal contractors use E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility on all workers. After several delays since the rule was supposed to take effect in January, 2009, DHS sent out this release this morning.
This ruling will allow employers that conduct Sex Offender Searches as part of their background check procedures to have a more comprehensive look at the state’s database.