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Criminal Records
What’s the difference between STATE/LOCAL crimes and FEDERAL crimes? As you know, there isn’t a single button you can push that will give you EVERY bit of criminal record information about an applicant/employee with 100% accuracy. Even if you send fingerprints to the FBI, they can only report criminal activity that has been submitted to ...
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Criminal Records
What’s the difference between STATE/LOCAL crimes and FEDERAL crimes? As you know, there isn’t a single button you can push that will give you EVERY bit of criminal record information about an applicant/employee with 100% accuracy. Even ...
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An Introduction to Background Screening: The Essentials
I remember a time, many years ago, when employers would rely solely on current workers, friends, and a variety of other associates to make recommendations regarding the hiring of new people. I was one of those employers. It seemed much safer and wiser to trust the advice of a person you knew than it was ...
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An Introduction to Background Screening: The Essentials
I remember a time, many years ago, when employers would rely solely on current workers, friends, and a variety of other associates to make recommendations regarding the hiring of new people. I was one of those ...
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Full-Service Background Check Companies vs. Do-It-Yourself Background Check Websites
The shark species as we know them have been around for about 400 million years; this means that they were dwelling the oceans when dinosaurs were roaming the land. Growing up on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, there is a saying: “We provoke a shark every time we get in the water where sharks h...
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Full-Service Background Check Companies vs. Do-It-Yourself Background Check Websites
The shark species as we know them have been around for about 400 million years; this means that they were dwelling the oceans when dinosaurs were roaming the land. Growing up on th...
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They Don’t Have to Be a Commercial Driver
Imagine this: You hire sales reps who are on the road making calls. The reps use their personal vehicles and pay for insurance. You reimburse these employees for some expenses. One day, a rep runs a stop sign while texting on their cell phone and causes an accident in which the driver and passenger in the other ...
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They Don’t Have to Be a Commercial Driver
Imagine this: You hire sales reps who are on the road making calls. The reps use their personal vehicles and pay for insurance. You reimburse these employees for some expenses. One day, a rep runs a stop sign w...
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Nightmare Hiring
Consider the following scenario: You hire someone who seemed great on paper and interviewed perfectly, and you’re thinking, “This person is really going to help us out.” But a week later, a couple of police officers show up holding some papers that look really important. When you speak with them, the officers explain that your ...
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Nightmare Hiring
Consider the following scenario: You hire someone who seemed great on paper and interviewed perfectly, and you’re thinking, “This person is really going to help us out.” But a week later, a couple of police officers show up holding so...
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In God We Trust
Everyone Else Needs a Background Check Fortunately, when you think about the many thousands of churches, few are forced to experience the damaging consequences of poor and negligent hiring decisions. At LaborChex, we believe every church should check the backgrounds of all job applicants and volunteers. From childcare volunteers and janitors to administrators and pastors, unlawful ...
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In God We Trust
Everyone Else Needs a Background Check Fortunately, when you think about the many thousands of churches, few are forced to experience the damaging consequences of poor and negligent hiring decisions. At LaborChex, we believe every church sh...
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Criminal Records
Every tiny shape you see within each state in the map above represents a county or parish. There are close to 3000 of them in the United States, and within them there are thousands and thousands of individual police departments, sheriff’s offices, and other law enforcement agencies. This naturally makes the process of obtaining 100% ...
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Criminal Records
Every tiny shape you see within each state in the map above represents a county or parish. There are close to 3000 of them in the United States, and within them there are thousands and thousands of individual police departments, sheriff’s...
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Criminals, Liars, and Cheats
Q: Have you ever hired any criminals, liars, or cheats? A: You probably have! If the legendary Walt Disney were still alive, his remarkable imagination could never conjure up half the stories we could tell you about the employment background screenings we complete on a daily basis. Since 1991, LaborChex has successfully completed hundreds of ...
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Criminals, Liars, and Cheats
Q: Have you ever hired any criminals, liars, or cheats? A: You probably have! If the legendary Walt Disney were still alive, his remarkable imagination could never conjure up half the stories we could tell you about the employment backgroun...
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The Negatives of Negligence in Hiring Practices
Finding suitable employees involves more than checking previous job experience, education, and skills. The hiring process should also include background checks to ensure that employees who are hired will not put other employees, customers, clients, or members of the general public at risk while on the job. If an accident or incident does ...
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The Negatives of Negligence in Hiring Practices
Finding suitable employees involves more than checking previous job experience, education, and skills. The hiring process should also include background checks to ensure that employees who are hired will not pu...
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