4 types of pre-employment checks you should prepare for

Did you know that background and other employment checks are a common piece of the job search process? Just how common are they? Very, according to a recent survey on recruiting and hiring practices conducted by the Ohio-based Employers Resource Association:  91 percent of employers surveyed said they use background checks, 72 percent said they use drug Read more about 4 types of pre-employment checks you should prepare for[…]

Why Relying on Free Background Checks Is A Bad Idea

Many websites now offer free background checks. At no cost at all, they promise to check public records, criminal records, court records, and so on. Two popular websites which offer free checks are freebackgroundchecks.org and background checks On these two websites, anyone can conduct a background check on another person in a matter of minutes Read more about Why Relying on Free Background Checks Is A Bad Idea[…]

What Does a Background Check Look Like?

Have you made an employer’s short-list in a job hunt lately? If you’re one of the finalist candidates – or the chosen applicant – the employer may want to conduct a background check on you before bringing you on board. Your work history, identity, financial, and criminal status may be scrutinized as part of the Read more about What Does a Background Check Look Like?[…]