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HireRight India Charging Ahead into 2020

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As we come towards the end of 2019, I recently had the honour and privilege of hosting two networking events for HireRight India’s customers in Bangalore and Gurgaon. In the glistening halls of The Leela Palace and The Leela Ambience respectively, we spent the evenings sharing industry best practices and forging stronger ties, accompanied of […]

Ushering in the Next Era for HireRight in APAC

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Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of hosting an intimate event with customers, partners and colleagues as HireRight celebrated its next phase of growth in Asia Pacific. Enjoying the views of Marina Bay Sands from our new headquarters in Singapore, and fresh off the back of an announcement of two strategic acquisitions expanding our […]

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To Collect ID or Not to Collect, That is the Question….

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From 1 September 2019, organisations will be required to adhere to the Advisory Guidelines (“Guidelines”) on the Personal Data Protection Act of Singapore (“PDPA”), which includes provisions on the collection, use and disclosure of the Singapore National Registration Identity Card (“NRIC”).  The question is, will this impact the collection and processing of the NRIC when […]

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Why Choose an External Background Screening Provider?

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Global unemployment rates are currently at an all-time historic low of 5.5%, with notable decreases in the UK and US year-on-year since 2010.[1] With fewer people unemployed, companies are finding it more difficult to recruit and are having to widen the pool of candidates they would typically choose from. Some applicants are requiring a more […]

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How Organisations Can Adopt the Right Risk Culture

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Cybersecurity, fraud and “fake news” often dominate the headlines in today’s world. Risk has increasingly become a part of everyday vernacular, putting us as a society and as a business community on high alert. A recent report by PWC revealed that 32% of Singapore-based organisations fell victim to fraud in 2018 causing them to lose […]