Technology Gives a Boost to Screening and Onboarding

Allegis Global Solutions

Ninety-eight percent of HR decision-makers in a recent Allegis Group survey blame talent technology shortfalls for hindering innovation, raising recruitment costs, and lengthening hiring cycles. Yet, 77 percent are not up-to-date in the use of new talent technology. Talent Tools & Technology

Onboarding Checklist For New Hires

McQuiag

But then consider the fact that many businesses have no formal onboarding approach to support incoming employees. In fact, 69% of employees say they're more likely to stay with a company for 3 years if they're onboarded well. Set up an onboarding buddy. Make onboarding count.

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Optimizing the Onboarding Process for a Remote Workforce in a Post-Pandemic World

Cisive

Specifically, the onboarding process is even more critical for remote workers because their interactions and relationships are harder to establish, build, grow, and evolve. In a world where remote work is becoming the new normal, here are a few areas where partnering with an experienced background screening firm such as Cisive can help you optimize your onboarding processes. Leverage Onboarding Technology to Provide a Better Experience.

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.

Using AI to Enhance the Candidate and Employee Experience

Speaker: Jeanne Meister, Founding Partner, Future Workplace

Future Workplace Founder Jeanne Meister will be sharing the latest research and use cases on the deployment of AI in HR so you can understand how artificial intelligence will impact, transform and enhance the candidate and employee experience.

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. Pre-employment screening and drug tests can reduce these risks. Background Screening. InfoMart allows trucking and transportation companies nationwide to implement comprehensive, DOT-compliant background screening programs for drivers and other personnel. Blogs Pre-Employment Screening Transportation

Remote Onboarding FAQs

Workable

Table of contents: How can a company adopt a virtual onboarding approach when it is not tech-savvy or/and doesn’t embody a learning culture? Can you share a sample agenda for a new hire for the first week of onboarding remotely? What is the most important thing we shouldn’t miss or the best learning/best practice you’d share with a company who is looking to onboard remote employees soon? What software do you recommend for remote onboarding?

The Explosive Growth of Background Screening and Other Top Trends

Accurate Background

Over the past few years, our industry has seen a growing demand for more efficient and impactful candidate screening technologies. Luckily, organizations such as the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) provide in-depth analysis on these changing trends.

How to Confidently Screen Candidates from Afar

Criteria Corp

These types of roles pose additional challenges when it comes to screening candidates, since both involve less face-to-face interaction than traditional full-time, in-person positions. Here’s how your company can perform thorough screenings even amidst a pandemic: 1.

Sterling Poll Data Reveals Challenges of Screening During COVID-19

Sterling Check

Early on in the crisis, for example, organizations that were still hiring had to adapt quickly to remote hiring and remote onboarding. We looked at four key areas: overall background checks, drug and health screening, identity verification, and candidate management.

5 Ways AI Will Enable Recruiting to Be More Human, Not Less

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

[BEGIN TRANSMISSION]. [INITIALIZING]. Are you ready for an automated world? When we hear about artificial intelligence technologies, we inevitably get into fear-based conversations about job replacement due to automation. But the truth is, AI can actually enable us to be even more human in the workplace, not less. In this webinar presented by Ben Eubanks, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research and author of the upcoming book Artificial Intelligence for HR (Kogan Page, 2018), attendees will learn about the basic elements of AI and how they work, the practical uses for solving recruiting challenges like candidate sourcing and matching, and the critical skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly automated workplace. Research from a variety of experiments shows that the best approach isn't purely human or purely machine, but a blend of the two. Leveraging more than a year's worth of research into how companies are leveraging automation technology to reduce administrative burden and improve productivity, attendees will learn about the adoption of bots, machine learning-powered algorithms, and other tools to support business needs. It's time to go beyond theory and explore the practical side of what AI has to offer. [END TRANSMISSION]

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.

7 Factors Of Virtual Onboarding

McQuiag

Onboarding is an important step in any company’s talent acquisition process. But what happens when you need to onboard remotely? Yes, video conferencing will have a big role to play but what else can you do to successfully onboard a remote employee and make them feel welcome? Let’s break down some of the differences between in-person and remote onboarding and what you can do to help your new employee get up to speed faster. How can you onboard remotely?

The Top Screening and Employment Issues We Faced in 2014

TLNT: The Business of HR

As the year comes to an end, I’ve spent some time looking back at the legal trends in hiring and employment screening throughout 2014. Here is a list of the Top 5 background screening and employment issues from 2014 that are worth reflecting on as we get ready to raise a glass to ring in the New Year. HR News & Trends Recruiting and Staffing Background screening big data hiring HR News HR trends Onboarding recruiting & staffing Social Media

Background Screening: The HR Professional Perspective

Crimcheck | Pre-Employment & Background Check Information

Now a routine part of the onboarding process at companies big and small, background checks usually are conducted only after a conditional job offer is made, in order to avoid allegations of hiring bias. The lag time between submitting a background check order and receiving a final report is still a challenge to conducting quick and efficient onboarding. Of those 4% of companies that do not use background checks in their onboarding process: 31% chose to use other screening methods.

Make Recruiting More Human with AI

Speaker: Amy Miller, Senior Recruiter, Google

Research from a variety of experiments has shown that the best approach isn't purely human or purely machine, but a blend of the two. Leveraging her hard-earned insights, Amy Miller will discuss ways in which companies are leveraging automation technology to reduce administrative burden and improve productivity. Learn about the adoption of bots, machine learning-powered algorithms, and other tools currently available to support business needs. It's time to go beyond theory and explore the practical side of what AI has to offer!

Check and Double-Check: Re-Screening Employees

HireRight

Much may have changed since you brought a new employee onboard and ran a background check. 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.

Spring Cleaning Your Screening Program During COVID-19

Crimcheck | Pre-Employment & Background Check Information

Over the last few years, you have been conducting your background screening program consistently across your organization. Whichever side you’re on, now may be an opportune time to spring clean your background screening program. We can work with you to audit your current program and screening packages to optimize them for your needs, now and in the future. The post Spring Cleaning Your Screening Program During COVID-19 appeared first on Crimcheck.

The ‘new normal’: the future of hiring, onboarding and working

Workable

That’s why on June 25, 2020, we hosted a webinar titled: “Working, hiring and onboarding in the new normal”. Virtual screening tools, such as Workable Video Interviews , and other collaboration platforms surely saved our lockdown days: “If before the pandemic every company was becoming a tech company, right now they were forced to do so overnight, pretty much”, Natalia highlighted. Screen virtually and faster. The future of hiring – remote screening and D&I.

4 Steps to Ensure Employee Onboarding Success

Atrium

You probably already know that onboarding has a big impact on the success of your new hires. In fact, a study by the Brandon Hall group found that a good employee onboarding experience can improve new hire retention by 82%. Do you know if your onboarding process is reaching those numbers? If it’s like 58% of employee onboardings that consist mostly of a bunch of paperwork, the answer is likely to be no. HR Blog employee onboarding

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Check all that apply) Background and reference checks Sourcing Analytics and measurement Organization and scheduling Screening Candidate outreach and engagement Onboarding Interviewing Offer negotiations 49% 46% 46% 38% 31% 31% 28% 11% 6% Dice Recruitment Automation Report 8 USER TIP: There is AI. engagement Screening /. negotiations Screening Candidate outreach. and engagement Onboarding Background and. negotiations Interviewing Onboarding Organization.

Delighting New Hires in a Remote Onboarding World

Pingboard

We’re officially in a remote work world, and that means we’ve all got to develop solid virtual onboarding gameplans. Onboarding is obviously an important part of hiring and keeping awesome people—even more vital now when we can’t meet and welcome new hires face to face.

4 Ways the Drug Screening Process Has Improved – For Employers AND Employees

TLNT: The Business of HR

Ahh, the good old days of substance abuse screening. Thanks to major advances in drug screening technology, times have changed — and rather quickly. Today’s drug screening technology has made paper chain of custody forms a thing of the past for non-Department of Transportation (DOT) testing. We all used to cringe, both employers and background screening companies when it came to substance abuse testing.

10 Best Practices for Successful Onboarding

HR Daily Advisor

Welcoming a new employee into a long-term positive relationship with their organization requires an effective onboarding. Following are some best practice tips for effective onboarding. Onboarding starts in the very beginning. Don’t fall into the trap of thinking that onboarding can’t start until the employee is physically on your premises. Don’t make your onboarding process an exercise in show and tell, with all of the showing and telling being done by talking heads.

The Home Health Employee Onboarding Guide

Hireology

A key way to keep home health employees engaged once they’re hired is following a strong new employee onboarding program. Our research shows that new hires are 69 percent more likely to stay with their employer for longer than three months when they go through a formal onboarding process. The Difference between Orientation and Onboarding. Onboarding is an ongoing process while orientation often introduces a new hire to the brand over the course of a day or two.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

screening and scheduling, and are left with little. relationships, assessing fit and onboarding new. in the company, it is also determining if he fulfills the company’s basic screening. ALLYO Screen and Asses Hundreds of candidates apply for a single job. may be forced to answer redundant screening. Modern AI technologies streamline the screening and. AI tools can automate basic screening. For candidates — Additional screening becomes.

Background Screening Checks For Companies

Peopletrail

Read below the list of different types of background screening checks suitable for companies like yours. Background Screening Checks For Companies that will benefit them the most. Mitigating Risk with Focused Background Screening. Employers that continue to ignore the importance of professional pre-employment screening and background checks will always be vulnerable to many types of risks. 5 Employee Screening Benefits only Peopletrail® provides. Drug Screening.

How HR Chatbots help Enhance Employee Onboarding

SurveySparrow

Chatbots have already proved helpful in shortlisting, screening, sourcing, interactions with potential hires. How does HR Chatbots Help In Employee Onboarding. Let’s take a look at the main areas of onboarding where chatbots are already actively helping out. Pre-onboarding.

Perspectives About Marijuana Use and Pre-Employment Drug Screening

Affinity HR Group

An unintended result of the increased usage is the increased number of failed drug tests in employment screening. Consider eliminating marijuana from the panel of testing that is performed as part of the onboarding process. The post Perspectives About Marijuana Use and Pre-Employment Drug Screening appeared first on Affinity HR Group. John Drug Testing HR Policy Marijuana Policy Michelle Maller Pre-Employment Screening

5 Best Practices in Employee Onboarding

Kitaboo - Employee Training

As new employees join your organization, you need to provide them with the necessary onboarding tools and training to align them with your organizational goals and culture. While employee onboarding programs help organizations in achieving this goal, these programs, themselves, have undergone a sea change. With this in mind, these are some of employee onboarding best practices that companies can employ for optimum benefits.

Is Your Onboarding Experience Driving New Hires Away?

Essium HRM

What differentiates companies that deliver great onboarding experiences from those that don’t? New hires have to run through a gamut of forms, checks, screenings, emailing, training, credentialing, employee guidelines — yet too many HR professionals think about onboarding as the process that gets seats in the office filled. What’s a sign that your onboarding needs an upgrade? Great onboarding experiences aren’t born; they’re made.

10 Best Customer Onboarding Tools To Check Out In 2020

SurveySparrow

Now is the time for you to validate your new customer’s purchasing decision by welcoming them with a brilliant onboarding process. The onboarding process helps them understand how your product works and how it can benefit their business specifically. Customer onboarding tool #1.

Reducing New Hire Friction with an Employee Onboarding Checklist

Essium HRM

For the majority of HR departments, onboarding a new employee can be an inefficient, disconnected experience — both for themselves and the new hire. This kind of confusing onboarding process is a turn-off for your newly hired employee and can delay their start date, costing you resources and revenue. So how can you build a better, more efficient onboarding process ? The Employee Onboarding Checklist. Hiring Tips HR Technology Onboarding

PrismHR Announces Partnership with Crimcheck to Provide Integrated Background Screening Solutions to its HR Service Providers and their Small Business Clients

Crimcheck | Pre-Employment & Background Check Information

Several PrismHR customers have already experienced Crimcheck’s innovative HR service provider onboarding solution, mobile-friendly customer and candidate experience, and focus on best-in-class service.

10 Best Practices to Improve Onboarding Programs

HireRight

But you may want to postpone the celebration, at least until onboarding is complete. The process of welcoming your new superstar into the organization is critical; in today’s job market, a poor onboarding experience may compel a new hire to quickly flee from even the most reputable employer. So it behooves you to make your new employee’s onboarding experience as smooth, welcoming and productive as possible. The long, arduous interviewing process is done.

Onshore Employment Screening Support: Four Considerations

Accurate Background

and popular offshoring locations like India and the Philippines has remained significant over time, offshoring customer service and support operations is a growing trend among background screening providers. This said, there are four considerations that employers should carefully think through before choosing a background screening provider. . An unpleasant onboarding process risks the loss of a good hire and can lead to a negative brand experience.

Onboarding Solution Buyer’s Guide

Sterling Check

Having a good new hire onboarding experience in place can make a big impact on employee morale and retention. More and more companies are creating formal onboarding programs with over 30% having programs that are longer than one month. Technology can help facilitate a great onboarding experience, but not replace it. Onboarding is a critical part of creating a great candidate experience for new employees. Onboarding Solution Buyer’s Guide: How to Choose.

Onboarding New Employees with Social Learning

ApplicantStack

And in the workplace, onboarding new employees is one such scenario. To understand how one can apply the theory of social learning to new employee onboarding, we need to understand the basics of the theory. When onboarding new employees, the first two are going to be the only factors you can affect. Here are some ways each might influence the success of your onboarding program. These are the directions you give when onboarding new employees.

Virtual Hiring Guide for Managers and Leaders Post-COVID-19

Cisive

Here, we’ll cover some tools and technology that can support your hiring efforts, from recruiting to screening to onboarding. New Hire Onboarding. Background Screening Candidate Experience COVID-19 Criminal Records Hiring HR Industry News Onboarding

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COVID-19:  What Should Employers Consider As They Adapt Their Background Screening Program?

HireRight

From workers supporting the supply chain to healthcare professionals on the frontlines of the battle against COVID-19, the need to identify and onboard workers is [.]. The post COVID-19: What Should Employers Consider As They Adapt Their Background Screening Program? Businesses continue to operate despite the global reach of COVID-19. And while some industries are seeing a momentary downturn in hiring, others are experiencing a seemingly insatiable need for talent.