As some may have noticed, not everything I write about concerns employment screening,staffing, or the pitfalls of the job market in this current environment. I have done a fair share of articles about all that, and my concerns are with the rudiments of staffing and job acquisition and how they apply to employment screening.
But then there is the other side, that literary side the creeps in every now and then, causing me to abandoned all he distractions in the wee hours of…Continue
There are a number of employers who rely almost solely on criminal database searches as background checks for their employment screening services. This is not a great idea. There are definite advantages to database searches, as they can provide employers with a quick review of their candidates. In general, criminal database searches return instantly, which allows the employer to examine any potential criminal records and decide whether to move forward with additional background checks…Continue
Added by Gordon Basichis on December 19, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments
In some ways avoiding the kind of abusive and criminal sex practices that have been plaguing Penn State University is a fairly easy task. It is a matter of conducting background checks not only for pre-employment screening but periodically to determine if your staff has been convicted of any criminal and sexual offenses. But then what about the first timers? Or, rather, those who were never caught?
Determining whether sex abuses are taking place, particularly in the employment…Continue