Hiring in a High-Unemployment, Post-COVID World

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As the COVID-19 pandemic eases and businesses resume operating, many of the more than 40 million unemployed Americans may be knocking on your door. So perhaps before the wave comes in, now would be a good time to review some tips on how to rethink and possibly refashion recruitment policies and interview practices to adapt […]

4 Best Practice Hiring Tips for Your Small Business

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Hiring great employees for your small business is one of the most effective ways to increase productivity and revenue targets.

This essentially means that you’ll be able to service and reach out to more customers – leaving you with more time to look into new products and potential markets.

In order to help with your hiring process we’ve provided you with four small business hiring best practices!

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5 Ways Background Screening Providers Help Small Businesses

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As an increasing number of small businesses implement employment background screening, there are several important factors to consider when determining whether to conduct background checks in-house or to utilize an on-demand provider. Determining who conducts your background checks can be a critical factor in the effectiveness of your program. While there may seem to be […]

3 Hiring Risks Faced By Small Health Care Providers

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In the health care industry, hiring an individual with a criminal history could create increased compliance, legal, safety and reputational risks. Yet in a recent report, The Office of Inspector General (OIG) analyzed FBI records and found that 92 percent of nursing facilities employ at least one individual with a past criminal conviction. The potentially […]

4 Small Business Background Checking Best Practices

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Background screening used to be a manual and time-consuming process conducted primarily by larger organizations. However, with the advent of affordable, user-friendly and compliance-driven on-demand screening solutions, more and more small businesses are able to effectively leverage background screening to mitigate hiring risks and improve quality of hire. To better understand how and why small […]

3 Gaps in Small Business Background Checking

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While the adoption of employment background checks by small business is increasing, many employers may still be exposed to risk with an inadequate background checking program. According to the HireRight Small Business Spotlight, 95 percent of survey respondents are currently requiring a background check or planning to start performing background checks. Many small businesses recognize […]