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- Protecting People and Profits with Background Checks. Lachnit, Carroll // Workforce;Feb2002, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p50
Recommends background checking as a centerpiece in the hiring process of a company. Information provided by databases and other information sources; Advantages of letting potential applicants know that a company does background screens; Cost of background checks for the company; Cost of not...
- What You See May Not Be What You Get. Drake, Diana Lasseter // Business News New Jersey;10/03/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 40, p20
Emphasizes the need for businesses to take the time to check applicants' references before hiring them. Overview on the approach used by CSA Collections in checking the backgrounds of their potential hirees; Advantages of businesses from doing background checks on their applicants; Costs...
- How well do you really know whom you hire? Gardner, Rob // CPA Journal;Mar1998, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p62
Examines the processes involved in hiring an employee. Reasons why employee screening programs fail; Guidelines on how to construct an efficient investigating program; Account on the risk assessment process used by companies when hiring.
- Background checks flush out lies behind resumes. Clanton // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);09/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p4
Focuses on employers' hiring of background checkers in the selection of employees in the United States. Increase in employer awareness of problems associated with bad hires; Conducting of criminal and drug checks on job applicants; Increase in the demand for drug testing for job applicants.
- Criminal records in crisis, say councils. Roberts, Zoe // People Management;4/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p7
Reports on the problems with obtaining criminal information on potential employees. Impact of criminal records accessibility on employee selection and appointment.
- Pre-employment background checks separate fact from fiction. Stewart, Bonnie // Westchester County Business Journal;7/29/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 30, p4
Discusses the importance of conducting pre-employment background checks in identifying and hiring outstanding employees. Purpose of checking the pre-employment background of applicants; Components of a basic pre-employment screening; Measures that can be taken in conducting a complete...
- The importance of pre-employment screening. Long, Teresa A. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;1/4/2010, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p5
The author discusses the significance of pre-employment screening in order for the employer to hire the right person for the job.
- SMEs need not be deterred by screening costs. // Human Resources (09648380);Mar2010, p50
The article evaluates the Know Your Candidate, an online employment screening service.
- Prove executive exemption by demonstrating 'direct involvement' in hiring process. // HR Specialist: Compensation & Benefits;Aug2014, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p3
The article offers advice on how to prove executive exemption of employee by demonstrating direct involvement in the hiring process.