Top 10 Talent Management & Employment Screening Blogs from 2020

Cisive

As you review your company’s initiatives, here are Cisive’s top 10 talent management and employment screening articles from 2020. 4 HR and Compliance Changes for 2020. A comprehensive legal and HR compliance update is essential for keeping up with ever-changing laws and regulations.

Illinois, New York City, and Philadelphia Revise Background Screening Laws

HireRight

Lawmakers in three jurisdictions recently passed legislation that impacts employers’ screening programs. The post Illinois, New York City, and Philadelphia Revise Background Screening Laws appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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Background Screening Impacts the Candidate Experience

HR Bartender

More than 70 percent of the Fortune 100 use HireRight for their employment screening needs. It even includes other steps in the overall hiring process, like background screening, where organizations might leverage third-party service providers. In HireRight’s 2015 Employment Screening Benchmark Report , 51 percent of organizations said that finding and retaining talent was their top business challenge.

What should a comprehensive background screening report look like?

AccuSource

Compliance Education Verification Employment Background Checks Criminal Background Checks credit background screening

Payroll Integration: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in Your File

Speaker: Bonnie Treichel, JD, Senior Consultant, Multnomah Group

In addition, you may be able to mitigate substantial compliance risk by eliminating the potential for human error. *HRCI-Approved*. There are many benefits to keeping up with technology.

Top 10 Talent Management & Employment Screening Blogs from 2020

Cisive

As you review your company’s initiatives, here are Cisive’s top 10 talent management and employment screening articles from 2020. 4 HR and Compliance Changes for 2020. A comprehensive legal and HR compliance update is essential for keeping up with ever-changing laws and regulations.

Pre-Employment Screening and GDPR – Information security, risk, and compliance

Peopletrail

In particular, pre-employment screening and GDPR are now interlinked. To conduct such screening and checks, the employer must obey the rules and regulations. How Does Screening and GDPR Work? A Focus on Compliance.

2020 Year-End Compliance Review Webinar

AccuSource

These impacts have had a ripple effect on the background screening industry. AccuSource recently hosted a webinar to highlight recent legislation and regulations that continue to shape compliance in employment screening.

What Are The Top Background Screening Trends For 2021?

Crimcheck | Pre-Employment & Background Check Information

Back in the day, background screening was a relatively straightforward process, typically limited to drug testing and criminal background checks. Whether the gig workers contribute 40 hours per week or 10 they should be carefully screened and vetted.

Cisive’s Top 10 Talent Screening Blog Posts of 2019

Cisive

From background screening compliance to drug testing best practices, this year has been filled with employment law updates for HR leaders and hiring managers across all sectors. As you review your initiatives for the new year, here’s a list of our top 10 talent screening blog posts of 2019. The Importance of Accuracy in Background Screening. 5 Common Asked Questions About Background Screening for HR and Recruiting Leaders.

Retailer Settles EEOC Background Screening Case

Cisive

According to the EEOC, the Pier One also “reaffirmed its commitment to Title VII by revising its policies and procedures, eliminating its background screening process, and removing the conviction question from its employment application.”. ” Unfortunately, the EEOC typically does not provide detailed information about the terms of its settlements so it is unclear what the EEOC press release means when it says Pier One is “eliminating” its background screening process.

The Importance in Accuracy in Background Screening

Cisive

As laws governing background checks constantly change, regulatory oversight expands and the ranks of applicants misrepresenting themselves grows, selecting a vendor to conduct background checks on candidates is more important than ever, not to mention that legal compliance has also become more challenging. Add the laws that vary by state, and most companies require a dedicated team just to maintain the most basic standards for compliance.

2019 Employment Law Compliance Trends

AccuSource

The background and drug screening industry is an ever-changing landscape. While there are various topics and issues that arise regarding these types of screenings, these specific trends in the industry require an especially close review. background screening marijuana laws FCRA legislation Fair Chance Compliance Ban The Box Laws salary history bans

Background Check FCRA Compliance for Employers

Accurate Background

Professional background screening companies are an invaluable partner in this process. One important thing to look for when using a professional background screening company is expertise with compliance. What are Employer Compliance Responsibilities? Compliance

Universal Background Screening Acquires OPENonline

HRO Today

July 16, 2020 – Universal Background Screening (“Universal”), headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ohio-based OPENonline , a leading provider of employment background checks and investigative services. About Universal Background Screening.

Transportation Industry Background Screening

InfoMart

Transportation Industry Background Screening. InfoMart’s pre-employment screening program was designed in accordance with DOT, FAA, and FMCSA regulations. It provides a sense of security for human resources, safety, and compliance departments. Pre-employment screening and drug tests can reduce these risks. Background Screening. Our robust approach to background screening also includes verifying drivers’ previous employment and education.

State-Based Approaches to Marijuana Laws Impact Employment Screening

Sterling Check

With no uniform standard, this can create a compliance and policy challenge for employers. A Complex Tapestry: Pre-Employment Marijuana Screening in Selected States. Check with your counsel to ensure compliance. Check with your counsel to ensure compliance.

Top 5 Background Screening Trends in 2016

Get Hppy

However, in the recent past, the background screening process has been made easier, thanks to the public records and databases being made available online, as well as the many avenues that individuals fills in their details online. This piece of writing will look into the background screening trends for 2016. More Emphasis On Compliance. Re-screening Of Individual Already Screened. Re-screening can also expose gaps in the previous screening process as well.

If You Hire In California, You Need to Know About These New Background Screening Rules

TLNT: The Business of HR

Background Checking Ban-the-box Laws Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) Hiring Process HR News Legal - Compliance & Policies Screening Featured legal issuesSeveral common background check practices became illegal in California last month.

Prop 22: What it Means for California’s Gig Economy and its Impact on Background Screening

Accurate Background

Does the Passing of Prop 22 Change Background Screening Processes? And the background screening provider should: Deliver results quickly without compromising accuracy or quality. Thoroughly understand global and state-to-state compliance nuances. Compliance Gig Economy

Screening applicants: best methods and handy tips

Workable

In this step-by-step guide, you will find useful screening techniques and tips to follow. During screening this and other biases can be harmful. Once you’ve done all these, let’s get down to business with screening applicants. Screening resumes. Screening cover letters. Screening video applications. Phone screen: Making the first move. What should you ask in a phone screening interview ? Well, not yet.

Littler and ComplianceHR Launch Employee Screening Solution as Workplaces Reopen

ComplianceHR

(July 7, 2020) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, and ComplianceHR, a joint venture of Littler and Neota Logic, are pleased to announce the launch of ComplianceHR Smart Screen. Articles Compliance HR News ComplianceHR Smartscreen News

5 Reasons Why HR Compliance is More Complicated Than Ever

Cisive

Because compliance is changing so quickly on the state and federal level, HR departments are finding it more and more challenging to keep up with current regulations and changes to employment law. A vendor partner can be the HR practitioner’s best support to help navigate the fast-moving legal compliance landscape that includes background screening, reference checks, and employment verification. Non-Compliance in HR is Complicated and Expensive.

5 Commonly Asked Questions About Background Screening for HR and Recruiting Leaders

Cisive

HR and recruiting leaders are wholly invested in compliance when it comes to background screening and employment law. As a best-in-class vendor partner for background screening, Cisive fields a lot of questions from companies about the background check process. Here, we’ll share the five most commonly asked questions about background screening. Which laws regulate the employment and background screening process? Global Screening. Drug Screening.

Retailer Agrees to Consent Decree with EEOC for Alleged Background Screening Discrimination

AccuSource

Bright-line rules may seem convenient but beware if you use any type of bright-line rules in your criminal background screening programs. News Compliance Employment Background Checks Criminal Background Checks hiring background screening EEOCDollar General learned this lesson after it faced a lawsuit from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

Check and Double-Check: Re-Screening Employees

HireRight

Re-screening employees may prove to be a very valuable practice for your organization, either on a regularly-scheduled basis, when an employee is promoted, or conducted randomly. Re-screening is a prudent and reliable best-practice procedure to ensure your employees are still the best people for the job. HireRight offers industry-leading re-screening to meet your organization’s needs. Much may have changed since you brought a new employee onboard and ran a background check.

InfoMart’s Top HR & Background Screening Blogs of 2019

InfoMart

Throughout 2019, I’ve used this blog as a platform to educate, inform, and improve employers’ and candidates’ understanding of background screening. Busting 7 Myths About Background Screening. The background screening industry has seen a few moments of bad press. In this blog, I detail some of the myths that have plagued the screening industry and present the InfoMart reality. Keep reading to learn more about the realities of background screening.

‘Tis the Season to Be Screening

HireRight

The post ‘Tis the Season to Be Screening appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Needless to say, winter is an important time of the year for the retail industry. This is, of course, reflected by data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics, showing a sharp annual spike in hiring temporary labor. Figure 1: seasonal [.].

5 Benefits of ATS and Background Screening Integrations

Cisive

This is especially important for example, if you are hiring drivers with specific compliance projects like the DOT. Why Integrate Background Screening With Your ATS. Integrating background screening with your ATS has many benefits for recruiting and human resource teams, including a better candidate experience, improved productivity, metrics and analytics, and better accuracy and compliance. Fewer errors, improved accuracy and compliance.

Screening International Workers Is Becoming a Must

TLNT: The Business of HR

Background Checking Global & International H1B Visas Hiring Process HR News Immigration Legal - Compliance & Policies Featured foreignThe debate on immigration and the global economy has never been fiercer. At the same time, competition for top talent continues to grow, as employers look to an international workforce to fill talent gaps and expand operations across the globe. In 2015, 16.7% of the U.S. workforce was foreign born , about 26.3 million workers.

The Seven Biggest HCM Compliance Issues of 2017

Ceridian

As we wrap up 2017, it is time to reflect on the year’s major compliance issues in the human capital management world. Below is a summary of the important compliance issues along with highlights of where changes took place over the course of the year. Background Screening Restrictions: Ban the Box Trend Continues. To learn more on making sense of federal and state requirements on background screening restrictions, check out our earlier post.

7 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Considerations for Background Screening Compliance

Precheck

7 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Considerations for Background Screening Compliance May. From the application process to background screening, companies recruiting or employing EU citizens must adhere to strict new regulations. How to Ensure Vendor Compliance. You’re likely using an ATS or other recruiting software, along with vendors that run background checks or candidate screens. Topics: Human Resources , Compliance Comments.

Comparing Extended Workforce Screening in the U.S., EMEA, and APAC

HireRight

It’s fascinating – and informative – to review the findings from the American editions of our 10th Annual Employment Screening Benchmark Report with those from our European/Middle East/Africa, and Asia/Pacific Regions. The post Comparing Extended Workforce Screening in the U.S.,

3 Employment Screening Trends to Know Before You Hire in 2020

SHRM Resources

?Compliance will be front and center for organizations that conduct pre-employment background checks in 2020. Experts believe that the number of class-action lawsuits brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) for technical errors will increase; more states and cities will pass ban-the-box laws, salary-history bans and marijuana screening limitations; and federal and state regulators will direct more scrutiny toward the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the screening process.[S.

Littler and ComplianceHR Launch Employee Screening Solution as Workplaces Reopen

ComplianceHR

(July 7, 2020) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, and ComplianceHR, a joint venture of Littler and Neota Logic, are pleased to announce the launch of ComplianceHR Smart Screen. ComplianceHR Smart Screen is an automated, web-based screening solution designed to help companies safely return employees to the workplace. Articles Compliance HR News ComplianceHR Smartscreen News

CCPA: What Does It Mean for Employment Background Screening?

AccuSource

News Compliance legislation california GDPR hiring background screening ccpaIf you operate in California or have contact with consumers in California, you have likely already heard about the California Consumer Protection Act (“CCPA”), the United States’ answer to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation. The CCPA goes into effect on January 1, 2020 and can be enforced six months after it is enacted.

4 HR and Compliance Changes for 2020

Cisive

A comprehensive legal and HR compliance update is essential for keeping up with ever-changing laws and regulations. Your designated HR compliance specialist or team members should stay up to date on these changes, but if your company is small or has a complicated business structure, you may need additional support to remain compliant. New HR Compliance Changes for 2020. Cisive Is Your Partner in HR Processes for Reference Checks, Background Screening, and Drug Testing.