The Accurate Blog

Mar 11
2016

Philadelphia Ban the Box Effective Monday, March 14, 2016

As Accurate Background previously reported, Philadelphia's Ban the Box legislation Bill No. 150815 goes into effect Monday, March 14, 2016.   This law amends Chapter 9-3500 of the Philadelphia Code
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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 29
2016

Upcoming Webinar:  Candidate Experience & FCRA Compliance - Best Practices for Delivering Both

Accurate Background and IBM Kenexa have teamed up on an upcoming best practices webinar for creating positive candidate experiences while also supporting your FCRA compliance program. 
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Feb 26
2016

Case Study: Hireology Selects Accurate Background as Background Check 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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Feb 09
2016

Accurate Background Named Best Background Check API by CompareBackgroundCheckAPIs.com

This week Accurate Background was named Best Background Check API in an article on comparebackgroundcheckapis.com, a site run by noted technology evangelist Anthony Rossano.
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Feb 04
2016

New EU US Privacy Shield Announced as a Replacement for the EU US Safe Harbor Program

On February 2nd, the European Commission and the Department of Commerce announced their plan to replace the EU US Safe Harbor Program with the New EU US Privacy Shield. 
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