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EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND SCREENING COMPLIANCE AND BEST PRACTICES CHECKLIST

Are you practicing safe and compliant employee background screening? Kandi Chapman, President and Founder of MBI Worldwide, has compiled a quick and simple Checklist to help keep you and your organization protected in your background screening practices. Employee Background Screening Best Practices Checklist  ⇒ I HAVE APPLICANTS SIGN TWO SEPARATE DOCUMENTS; ONE AUTHORIZATION FORM AND ONE DISCLOSURE FORM. ⇒ I KNOW WHAT …

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Dispelling Myths: Employment Background Checks

  The words ‘employment background check’ can cause fear in many job candidates.  Many times that fear comes from misunderstandings about how background checks really disclose.    Here are a few employment background check myths that job candidates may believe; and the facts involved. Myth: Background checks uncover all past encounters with the law. Fact:  The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission …

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EDUCATION VERIFICATION BASICS

There’s a lot to understand about verifying an individual’s education.  To keep it from being too dry (and boring) I have broken it up into mini subjects. Each subject will explain a better process to use, that a team member at MBI Worldwide has learned over the years.  These tips and suggestions will help in expediting and processing an education verification.

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HR HERO FRIDAYS

DO YOU KNOW A HR HERO? Here at MBI Worldwide, every Friday is “HR HERO FRIDAY” and we will be giving away  t-shirts and prizes to people in HR!  In other words, we know you ALL love good swag – and we love to give it away!

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Do You Re-Screen Current Employees?

IF NOT, HERE ARE THREE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD START Article Contributed by: K. Chapman, President & Founder, MBI Worldwide, Inc. Does “Bob in Accounting” Have His Hand in Your Pocketbook? The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Research Department estimates that 69% of companies in the United States conduct some level of background check on new employees. As of …

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Let’s Talk SMART “Background Check” Business

The slogan at MBI Worldwide is “Good Screening is SMART Business“. What exactly does that mean in the world of background checks and employment screening, specifically in verifications and reference checks? One of the most crucial and important aspects of a successful company is recruiting top, qualified talent. According to a CareerBuilder survey, 69% of employers stated that they had …