Screening Applicants Using Social Media: What You Need to Know

The Aristocracy of HR

Many recruiters are turning to social media to help solicit applications so it makes sense that those same individuals would then use social media to screen those applicants.

Would This Phone Screen Make You Excited?

TLNT: The Business of HR

Take a look below at the telephone pre-screen one of my clients uses for frontline, hourly employees. Hiring Process Screening Featured

Top 5 Background Screening Trends in 2016

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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. Re-screening Of Individual Already Screened.

How to Save More Time Screening Candidates

ClearCompany HRM

You screen the talent pool first. The solution to an easier, faster, more effective screening process is through video. Screening CandidatesInterviewing candidates is time consuming. It’s exhausting. It’s expensive.

The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System

Inactivate CandidateJohn Doe Schedule a Phone Screen Inactivate Candidate Current Status: Phone Screen Marketing Man.? Schedule a Phone Screen John Doe Marketing Manager?? ? ? ? ? ? nd great employees faster by making it easier for you to screen.

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.

Thinning the Herd: Optimizing the Phone Screen

ClearCompany HRM

For many ClearCompany clients, the hiring process consistently unfolds on a predictable path: a recruiter selects resumes; screens applicants via phone ; schedules interviews; and extends offers. Screening Candidates

The Importance of Background Screening In a Merger

TLNT: The Business of HR

Background Checking HR News Mergers & Acquisitions Screening Screening & AssessmentAcquisitions and mergers are a common occurrence in today’s business world fueling growth and profitability, expanded market share and the introduction of new products and services.

Importance of Creating a Drug Screening Policy

Sterling Talent Solutions

When creating a drug screening policy as part of a background screening policy for your company, there are many things that need to be clearly described including defining prohibited behaviors, explaining how drug testing is done, consequences for policy violations and the definition of “under the influence” As a result, companies should be ready to take measures based on employees’ actions rather than their drug test results alone.

7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates

device, regardless of screen size (iphone, tablet, desktop, you name it). Newton Software, Inc. 2017 | newtonsoftware.com | 415-593-1190 7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates A major concern for any hiring professional is keeping that candidate pool filled with top talent.

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.

5 Candidate Screening Questions You Should Always Ask

ClearCompany HRM

We know you’ve seen them, the 10,000 articles out there about candidate screening questions. Screening Candidates Video InterviewThe “how to’s” the “dos and don’ts” and, of course, the “best practices” articles that flood the internet.

Did You Know Some Employers Use Social Media to Screen Job Candidates?

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The post Did You Know Some Employers Use Social Media to Screen Job Candidates? Social Media background check online background check recruiter recruiting recruiting tip social media social media background check social media background screening social recruitingWhile many companies use social media sites to recruit and advertise job openings to candidates, only a small percentage of them use social media to evaluate job candidates.

5 Tips for Your Health Care Screening Program [Infographic]

HireRight

Here are a few tips to consider when initiating or reviewing your screening program to help mitigate risk and improve the hiring process. The post 5 Tips for Your Health Care Screening Program [Infographic] appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Ensuring that the healthcare industry engages the most qualified medical professionals is paramount.

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

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

A broad understanding of the AI-enabled technology landscape for screening, hiring, and onboarding today's workforce. [BEGIN TRANSMISSION]. INITIALIZING]. Are you ready for an automated world?

‘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 [.].

Applicant Screening: How to Show Talent You Really Want Them

TalentCulture

The good news is that most job candidates understand the need for screening and background checks, and know there’s far more to their application than just having an interview or filling out an application. It’s critical for companies to have a well-designed, thoughtful screening process.

HireRight’s Enhanced Drug and Health Screening Services [Podcast]

HireRight

In this particular episode, instead of discussing general industry news, we wanted to talk about some exciting enhancements to our drug and health screening services. The post HireRight’s Enhanced Drug and Health Screening Services [Podcast] appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Drug Testing Podcasts dot drug testing drug and health policies drug screening drug specimen drug test drug testing drugs medical review officer MRO podcast specimen testing

Background Screenings Now Available in HireSelect with Checkr

Criteria's Employee Testing

Well we’re excited to announce that through a partnership with Checkr , you can now quickly and seamlessly set up background screenings for your candidates, all while remaining within the HireSelect platform. integration Checkr background checks background screening

Trending Discussions in Employment Screening Webinar

Peopletrail

Employers conducting employment background screening will need to keep compliance top of mind in 2017. With this in mind, Peopletrail released a webinar entitled, Trending Discussions in Employment Screening. The Rise of Post-Hire Screening.

Which Drug Screening Specimen is the Best? [Podcast]

HireRight

In this podcast, we will be discussing, “Which Drug Screening Specimen is Best”, including: The best specimens to use based on your drug-free workplace program configuration Strengths of incorporating urine, oral fluid and hair testing into your program [.]. The post Which Drug Screening Specimen is the Best? Drug Testing dot drug testing drug and health policies drug screening drug specimen drug test drug testing drugs medical review officer MRO podcast specimen testing

Peopletrail Named the Preferred Screening Provider of The NAIA

Peopletrail

Intercollegiate athletic organizations can now use Peopletrail, a leading provider of background screening services, at a discounted member rate to determine the eligibility of their staffs. Peopletrail will also extend special pricing to screen sports officials and other NAIA staff.

Screening Trends and Predictions for 2016

HireRight

Making predictions about interesting screening trends for the next year is one of my most fun year-end activities, just marginally less exciting than the plethora of holiday festivities and family gatherings that are about to be unleashed. The post Screening Trends and Predictions for 2016 appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

Flip the Switch on Your Candidate Sourcing & Screening Tactics… Now!

ClearCompany HRM

We’ve already discussed the benefits of using competencies to evaluate candidates in the 5 Unique Benefits of Competency Based Recruitment and Selection , but what about using them internally to evaluate each other? Recruiting & Sourcing

Post-Hire Screening: Answers to A Safer Workplace

Peopletrail

Employers may try to skip post-hire screening, but the potential risks leave your workplace dangerously exposed. In fact, less than 25 percent of employers proactively screen employees after hiring. When to Screen Post-Hire? Why Screen Post-Hire? How to Screen Post-Hire?

Screening International Workers Is Becoming a Must

TLNT: The Business of HR

The 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.

How To Make Your Pre-Employment Screening Super Effective?

EmployeeConnect

Pre-employment screening tests are used primarily for filtering job applicants and can include assessments of aptitude, personality, cognitive and language skills as well as functional knowledge. Screening prospective employees before you hire can be a critical step in hiring and retaining quality employees. The various ways by which you can establish a super effective pre-employment screening process are as follows: 1.

HireRight’s Enhanced Drug and Health Screening Services [Podcast]

HireRight

In this particular episode, instead of discussing general industry news, we wanted to talk about some exciting enhancements to our drug and health screening services. The post HireRight’s Enhanced Drug and Health Screening Services [Podcast] appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Drug Testing Podcasts dot drug testing drug and health policies drug screening drug specimen drug test drug testing drugs medical review officer MRO podcast specimen testing

Using References As a Screening Tool

TLNT: The Business of HR

The big challenge in recruiting is getting high quality information so that one can accurately match a candidate to a job. One potentially underutilized source of good information is references.

The 4 Stages of Successful Driver Screening

HireRight

Transportation companies that need to quickly identify qualified driver candidates may benefit from a phased or staged screening program. Unqualified candidates are eliminated early in the screening process, so companies can devote their time and resources on the best candidates. Stage One: Candidate Pre-Screening The following initial screens are [.]. The post The 4 Stages of Successful Driver Screening appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

How to Save Time with Pre-screening Questions!

ApplicantStack

That is where Pre-screening Questions can come in handy. For example, if your job is for a specific location, you might want to make that a pre-screening question. Consider creating a pre-screening question such as: “The salary for this position is $75,000-$85,000.

Common Recruiter Questions about Background Screening

HireRight

A candidate may apply for a job in Columbus, IN but depending on your background screening requirements, you may request that the background check cover all of the locations [.]. The post Common Recruiter Questions about Background Screening appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Candidate Experience background check background checks background screening candidate experience e-verify employment screening recruiting

3 Reasons PreCheck is a ‘Great Fit’ for Healthcare Talent Screening

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3 Reasons PreCheck is a ‘Great Fit’ for Healthcare Talent Screening Apr. Selecting a talent screening partner is a challenging decision-making process for any business, but it is an even more significant decision for healthcare organizations.

Checking the facts: why background screening is crucial

HR Zone

Check the facts: background screening is crucial Acquisition.

Using Social Media to Screen Applicants

HR Soul

If someone that makes such decisions reviews their social media profiles, that person may be biased in their screening of applicants' profiles, causing those belonging to other protected characteristics get the job. The post Using Social Media to Screen Applicants appeared first on HR Soul

Four Background Screening Industry Trends for 2018

Sterling Talent Solutions

and HR technology continued to be developed to enhance the background screening industry. We wanted to take a look into our crystal ball to see what 2018 holds for the human capital management and background screening industries. It’s important to point out that compliance will always play a significant role in the background screening industry. State and local legislation will continue to be big issues in screening in the next year.