Tag: credit background screening

EEOC to release new guidance on Use of Criminal Histories and Credit Checks

The EEOC is about to release new guidance on the use of Criminal Histories and Credit Checks as part of the hiring process. States and local governments also are targeting aspects of the hiring process. For example, several states are focusing on questions about prior criminal history on applications. These often are referred to as […]

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The story of a rogue employee—and better background screening

To illustrate the importance of proper and thorough background screening, let’s look at a scenario adapted from a real case. Imagine that Jane Doe applies for your open customer service position with responsibilities that require access to customer financial information. You run a national criminal database search and a criminal search of the county that […]

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