Tag Archive: background myths

3 Ways to Efficiently Screen Summer Employees

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To many businesses, it may not seem necessary to screen summer hires. Some may think it’s because seasonal employees are not in the workplace very long so employment screening is not worth it.… Continue reading

National Databases for Background Screeners: Media’s Misconception

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Background checks must be so easy. You type a person’s name into a super high-tech computer program that sorts through an entire nation’s population to pull exactly who you’re looking for. Well, not exactly. According to the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS), contrary to what television shows like CSI and Law and Order might lead you to believe, there is no such thing as a National Database where law enforcement officials upload court information. Background screeners need to follow many steps and make sure they have the correct information to complete an accurate background check.

5 Myths About Background Checks [Slideshare]

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In today’s crime television show world, the belief that background checks are easy to come by and can be done instantly on a national database is widespread. We’re here to tell you differently. Check out our slideshare to get the facts.

5 Myths About Pre-Employment Background Checks

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A background check is morethan just a quick search, and it can be much more complicated than nightly crime shows lead you to believe. We are here today to debunk commonly held background… Continue reading