The Accurate Blog

Mar 11
2016

When A Background Check Finds The "Wrong Man"

As a consumer who has also worked in the background check industry for 14 years, I cringe on behalf of job applicants when I read stories about employment background checks that find the "wrong
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Mar 08
2016

Tracy Vrchota, Director of Compliance: Tips On Staying Compliant With Background Checks

This blog was originally published by Recruiting Trends.  When it comes to background checks, regulations are an undeniable and unavoidable reality. In order to steer clear of costly and unwanted
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Mar 02
2016

2015 Compliance Recap  – 21 Changes that May Impact Your Hiring Process

Curious about what happened in the world of compliance last year? 2015 was a busy year with major changes impacting hiring processes across the country – from E-Verify, to Ban the Box, to Drug
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Feb 26
2016

Case Study: Hireology Selects Accurate Background as Partner

Strong integration partnerships have played a key role in Accurate Background's success. These partnerships also enhance the customer and candidate experience by streamlining the hiring process.
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Feb 23
2016

Move Over Millennials, Here Come the Centennials

 Everyone has been talking about hiring tips for millennials, but what about the next generation…the centennials? Born after 1997, the first centennials are on the cusp of entering the workforce.
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Feb 16
2016

Candidates, FCRA Compliance, and Background Checks

How to Keep the Triad in Balance The heat is on when it comes to finding good talent. But the ability to secure candidates quickly while also reducing compliance risk is becoming increasingly
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Jan 29
2016

Philadelphia Ban the Box Grows Bigger

Philadelphia’s City Council recently passed an amendment to their existing ban the box legislation that goes much further than the City’s 2011 legislation. Bill No. 150815 takes effect on March 14,
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Jan 20
2016

Avoid Buyer's Remorse - Read the Background Check API Fine Print– Pt 2

In Part 1 of our blog, we explored common misconceptions and misinformation that exist around background check API technologies.  Truth is, there is not a one size fits all approach for any company
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Jan 14
2016

Small Businesses are Hiring, but is it a Smooth Candidate Experience?

According to a recent piece in the Wall Street Journal, “Small businesses are hiring at a faster rate than their larger brethren after lagging behind for much of the economic recovery.” This is great
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Jan 07
2016

Avoid Buyer's Remorse - Read the Background Check API Fine Print

If you are reading this, you officially survived another holiday season. Congratulations! We hope amongst the hustle, bustle, wrapping and gatherings, your holidays were filled with laughter and good
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