The Accurate Blog

Feb 19
2020

Why is Your Background Check Taking So Long?

You love the company, you're excited about the job, and the interview went great. The next step? A background check. But that’s no problem – you know it's part of the hiring process, and after all,
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Feb 12
2020

The Hidden Costs of an Inadequate Background Check

In today’s world, blindly trusting a candidate’s resume or interview isn’t realistic when choosing the right person for a job. A background screening is a "must-have" part of the hiring process,
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Sep 09
2019

Asking the Right Background Check RFP Questions

Adding a new service or technology to your business operations is exciting, and at times, an extensive process. When communicating with various potential service providers, it is important to ask the
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Aug 14
2019

Global Background Checks: Creating an Efficient Program

When it comes to screening candidates, it is important to consider conducting global background checks. Screening your employees regardless of where they have lived or worked helps mitigate risk
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Jun 05
2019

Your Drug Testing Program: Is Marijuana In or Out?

The U.S. unemployment rate continues to be remarkably low – 3.8% in March 2019. With a competitive labor market, some companies are struggling to fill positions and are re-examining their hiring
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May 14
2019

Onshore Employment Screening Support: Four Considerations

  As the wage gap between high-cost countries like the U.S. and popular offshoring locations like India and the Philippines has remained significant over time, offshoring customer service and support
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Mar 19
2019

Vendor Background Screening and Protecting Your Brand

Large organizations work with vendors to improve their day to day operations and increase productivity, but how much is actually known about the contingent workers and staff being placed onsite?
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Mar 07
2019

Understanding the Differences in Canada Criminal Record Searches

You’ve narrowed down your hiring search and found the candidate most qualified for the position. You are aware you now need to verify the candidate’s criminal history in Canada and need to add a new
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Feb 25
2019

Integrating Background Checks With Your ATS: Steps to Prepare

Most organizations are motivated to integrate background checks with their ATS for the level of convenience and efficiency it provides to both the recruiter and candidate. Integrated background
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Jan 31
2019

Benefits of Background Screening Based on Job Type

Identifying the type of background checks you should be running on candidates, while trying to stay within budget constraints and being under pressure to hire faster, can make it hard to make
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