Does HR verify education?

Does HR verify education?

When you’re applying for a job, it’s important to know that most companies verify your education history. The human resources department will likely do a complete background check including your educational background. It’s important to let the hiring manager know if you have a GED instead of a high school diploma, or if you’re currently…

What is a Level 1 background check?

What is a Level 1 background check?

Every employer should consider doing at least a basic background check on all of their potential employees. If they don’t, they’re running the risk of hiring employees who either aren’t qualified or aren’t the people they claim to be. Companies can lose money by hiring employees who are incompetent, have a criminal record or are…

What Does Pre-Employment Drug Screening Mean?

What Does Pre-Employment Drug Screening Mean?

If you’re in the process of looking for a new job, then you know the application process at most companies can be lengthy. Corporations are in the practice of getting detailed information on you such as doing a criminal background check, verifying previous addresses and even looking into your social media profiles. Part of the…

Failing a drug test can drastically reduce your chances of getting hired, but not entirely

Failing a drug test can drastically reduce your chances of getting hired, but not entirely

Anyone applying for a job and who fails a mandatory drug test is highly unlikely to get hired. If a company is spending money and taking the time to test a prospective employee for drugs, the chances they will ignore a failed test and hire anyway are slim. Does that mean it is game over?…

What does a drug screening mean?

What does a drug screening mean?

If you are applying for a job, participating as a professional athlete, or are involved in a legal case, a request to participate in a drug screening could be issued. Drug screening tests measure the levels of specific substances within an individual’s body. Substances tested for are alcohol and illegal substances, such as opioids, amphetamines,…

What Is Considered a Criminal Record?

What Is Considered a Criminal Record?

What Is Considered a Criminal Record? If you’ve ever had a background check, then you’re familiar with a criminal record. These records keep a detailed list of any crimes you’ve ever been charged with, and a record can largely influence your success rate in finding a job, getting insurance and many other things. In the…

On The Wire Episode 13- Saving Your Time, Money and Protecting Your Brand Through Background Checks

In this episode we speak with Sandra James, the Founder, CEO and President of Private Eyes, Inc. In this highly informative conversation, Sandra and Barbara discuss the little-known legal nuances of client-employer relations and the many ways in which background screening promotes success in businesses. About Out Host: Barbara Wichmann, CEO and founder of ARTÉMIA…