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April 11 | 2023

What Do You Need for an Education Verification?

A CV is an important part of the job hunting process, as it’s how a potential new employer ge...

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March 28 | 2023

Why Adverse Media Checks are Vital for the Hospita...

One of the industries hit hardest by the pandemic was the hospitality industry....

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March 16 | 2023

Off Limits: 3 Reasons Why Businesses Can Benefit f...

March 7 | 2023

Employer Beware – Risks When Recruiting

HR teams are challenged every day with a variety of different tasks. In addition, they are regularly faced with new obstacles like time pressures, talent shortages, and even world-changing events like the pandemic. However, one challenge that has persisted since the dawn of recruitment is that of identifying and weeding out fraudulent candidates fr...

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March 1 | 2023

Three steps to overcoming hiring challenges in the...

As we kick off the new year, some of the tech companies that have successfully n...

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February 3 | 2023

Identity Verification Uncovers Candidate Fraud in...

January 27 | 2023

Social media screening is rising in popularity –...

In a little more than a decade, social media has become fundamental to the way billions engage with one another. With social media such an important part of many people’s lives, it’s not surprising that it has also influenced the world of recruitment, with HR professionals using social network background checks for hiring and screening …...

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December 16 | 2022

HR Professionals: Do You Know What Job Candidates...

There is no hiding from the fact that the hiring landscape has been a bit bumpy over the last couple of years, with even more changes happening over the last six months. Whether you’re involved with recruiting, background screening, and onboarding, or whether you’re a job candidate currently going through these processes, navigating hiring shif...

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December 6 | 2022

What Can We Learn from Major Data Breaches?

A series of major cyberattacks and data breaches in Australia in 2022 has been a source of lessons for all. The swathe of data breaches has involved leaks of information relating to many millions of customers. In the more significant breaches, personal details and identity documents have been accessed, causing well-founded concern for those custome...

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November 23 | 2022

Don’t Be Kept in the Dark about Moonlighting

Employee moonlighting i.e. having a second job, typically secretly and at night, in addition to one’s regular employment is on the rise around the world and around the clock NOT just at night This growth in moonlighting has largely been attributed to increasing work flexibility and a search for creative satisfaction since the pandemic. Howeve...

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