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GDPR: What Happens Now? Chapter 3 – Helping Businesses Adhere to the GDPR

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Welcome to our third video about the effects of the GDPR on the background screening industry. The second video – Chapter 2 – Background Screening Partners – looked at what companies are looking for from their background screening provider when it comes to the GDPR. In this video, Steve Girdler, Managing Director for International Business, and Caroline […]

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GDPR: What Happens Now? Chapter 1 – Transparency

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Following the release of our GDPR White Paper and the GDPR implementation date (25th May 2018), we asked Steve Girdler, Managing Director for International Business at HireRight, and Caroline Smith, Associate General Counsel for EMEA and APAC at HireRight, “so what next?” What are the biggest effects and implications of the GDPR on background screening? What […]

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EMEA Webinar – The Future of Resourcing

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On Thursday 12th July at 2PM BST, HireRight will be hosting a webinar addressing the future of resourcing, looking at the challenges and opportunities for the year ahead. Based on a global survey asking over 6000 senior HR and risk professionals, HireRight’s 11th annual Employment Screening Benchmark Report looks at the issues currently being faced […]

HireRight: Onboarding Talent, Not Risk

Onboarding Talent, Not Risk

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We at HireRight think that some people have got background screening all wrong. It can be seen by some as a witch hunt, but we view it very differently. We work with national and global businesses to help them with onboarding talent, not risk, allowing our clients to verify that their candidates are suitable for […]

What were 2017’s Top Business Challenges?

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HireRight’s 2017 EMEA Employment Screening Benchmark Report asked HR professionals from across the region to provide their opinion on the challenges and trends for the year. But what were the most prevalent business challenges HR teams were facing? Once again finding, retaining and developing talent came out on top, with 50% naming it one of […]

The Value of Screening

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Background screening is still a developing concept for many in the EMEA region, yet those who have embraced screening as part of their risk mitigation policy are seeing the benefits and the value of screening. HireRight’s 2017 EMEA Employment Screening Benchmark Report revealed that a staggering 73% of companies who screen had found issues that […]