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2021 Benchmark: APAC Regional Spotlight

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APAC has experienced substantial volatility since early 2020. The ongoing fight against the pandemic has fundamentally changed business operations in the region including employee hiring and verification, as well as enabling and supporting remote workforces. Yet we already see broad-based progress across various sectors as businesses prepare for economies to reopen. Recovery is happening in […]

#3 Behind the Screens: From paper files to best practice policy leadership – the transformation of Australia’s background screening industry

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#BehindTheScreens in Australia Welcome to another article in the #BehindTheScreens series. Join us as we dive into the details to discuss effective background screening with the people powering the process. Summa McCosker has been working in Australia’s background screening industry since 1998. She founded PeopleCheck in 2006, which was acquired by HireRight in 2019. Now […]

#2 Behind the Screens: Shining a light on background screening in Japan through transparency, education and data

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#BehindTheScreens in Japan In this interview piece, HireRight Japan leaders Akiko Wakaizumi, Senior Operations and Business Development Manager and long-time colleague Tris Fenwick, co-founder of J-Screen sit down to talk about the history, development, and the intricacies of background screening in the country. Akiko and Tris are both screening industry veterans and have always sought […]

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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 […]