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6 Key Considerations For Running Employment Background Checks In Canada

Posted by Accurate Background on Oct 18, 2016 7:34:00 AM

When employing and screening in Canada, there are a few key things you must consider when reviewing your background check process. When implementing or evaluating your background check program, be sure to take the following six requirements into consideration:

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Topics: International Background Checks

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

Posted by Accurate Background on Jan 20, 2016 6:00:00 AM

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 when it comes to background screening. Selecting the right vendor takes careful consideration of your requirements  – both from a technology and people standpoint – and what’s needed from your vendor to help meet those needs quickly, seamlessly and within compliance.

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Topics: Background Check API, Integrations

Recent New York City Legislation

Posted by Accurate Background on Oct 28, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Recent legislation in New York City may impact your business if you are doing background checks in this area. Here are some things to know about the recent legislation:

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Topics: Compliance, Ban the Box, Criminal Searches

Fall Into Step with the Accurate Background Newsletter

Posted by Accurate Background on Oct 14, 2015 8:30:00 AM

We are pleased to announce the Fall release of the Accurate Background Newsletter! In this edition, we introduce the new members of our leadership team: President and Chief Operating Officer Tim Dowd, Chief Product Officer Alek Zdziarski, and Chief Technology Officer Connie Suoo. You can also meet Mr. Zdziarski and Ms. Suoo at HR Tech!

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Topics: Newsletter

October Events Lineup - NHRMA, HR Tech, HR Southwest & More!

Posted by Accurate Background on Oct 1, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Team Accurate is traveling coast to coast during the month of October with seven different events. Our representatives will be demonstrating our automated workforce screening solutions to help you make informed hiring decisions. We will also be giving away some great prizes to some of our lucky booth visitors.

Hope to see you there!

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Topics: Events

Accurate Background Partners with Kids Around the World to Provide 21,000 Meals to South Africa

Posted by Accurate Background on Sep 4, 2015 11:24:31 AM

This summer, Accurate Background continued its Kids Around the World partnership with another fund raising competition. Team members raised over $7,500 for meals to be packaged and shipped to South Africa! The top two fundraisers, Armida Steele and Ashley Mejia, won the opportunity to travel with Kids Around the World as Accurate Background ambassadors, to distribute food and build playgrounds in impoverished areas of South Africa. 

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Topics: Social Responsibility

September Event Lineup

Posted by Accurate Background on Sep 1, 2015 11:23:00 AM

Team Accurate is traveling to four states this month for five different events. Our representatives will be demonstrating our automated workforce screening solutions to help you make informed hiring decisions. We will also be giving away some great thank you gifts and entering everyone who stops by into drawings for some amazing prizes. 

Hope to see you there!

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Topics: Events

Free USCIS E-Verify and I-9 Webinars in August

Posted by Accurate Background on Aug 5, 2015 4:31:15 PM

Once again USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) is offering free E-Verify and I-9 webinars throughout the month of August. This free resource for HR professionals will help you improve your understanding of E-Verify and I-9 and provide you with best practices for applying to your organization.

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Topics: Compliance, Events, I-9 & E-Verify

August Event Lineup

Posted by Accurate Background on Aug 3, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Team Accurate is traveling coast to coast during the month of August with six different events. Our representatives will be demonstrating our automated workforce screening solutions to help you make informed hiring decisions. We will also be giving away some great thank you gifts and entering everyone who stops by into drawings for some amazing prizes. 

Hope to see you there!

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Topics: Events

The Accurate Background Summer Newsletter is Out!

Posted by Accurate Background on Jun 9, 2015 10:04:28 AM

We are excited to share that the Accurate Background Summer Newsletter is out! This quarter's background screening newsletter focuses on our latest whitepaper "FBI Criminal Record Information - Improved but Not Perfect" and analyzes the results of a GAO study on FBI criminal databaeses and the challenges employers must keep in mind when considering information acquired through the database.

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Topics: Newsletter