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Government Shutdown Affects E-Verify Service

According to the DHS website, the government shutdown has caused them to suspend their E-Verify services. SELECTiON.COM®’s customer support and all other services are up and running. This will only affect the E-Verify reports. E-Verify telephone and e-mail support will be unavailable. You may send e-mail messages, however, they will not respond until they reopen. […]

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Why are Client Testimonials so important?

Just like the world around us, consumer needs are constantly changing. And because of that, companies need to keep up by understanding their client’s needs. As consumers, we like to research and read reviews before making a purchase. In large part, that’s because clients like the easy access to social media to help them spread […]

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Audit vs. Review

The Case for a Hiring Audit- If your work requires you to manage multiple tasks to achieve a desired outcome, then a periodic audit should be part of your annual plan. But, why an audit instead of a review? A review of current processes typically looks at how, when, why and how much money is […]

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Three Ways to Reduce the Risk of Hiring Someone Who Has Lied on Their Resume

Even in a digital world, resumes are still relied upon heavily in the hiring process. Especially in a world of “first impressions”, information provided on the resume is often the difference between an applicant being hired or rejected.   But, how do you know the information is truthful?   In a recent CareerBuilder survey of more than 2,500 hiring managers, 56% have caught job candidates lying on their resumes.  […]

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Search America® Becoming Even More Comprehensive

The largest proprietary criminal database in the United States is growing by more than 25%! SELECTiON.COM® today announced that its Search America® database will add more than 300 sources of criminal information, growing the source list to nearly 1,500 effective July 15, 2017. Additionally, SELECTiON.COM® is working to add another 300 sources to the Search […]

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Who Are You REALLY Hiring?

How do you really know who you’re hiring? Does the interview and application allow enough face-to-face time for you to really get a good read on an applicant? Do you have enough knowledge about the applicant to make a great hiring decision? In today’s workplace, background screening programs are a common part of the hiring […]

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WHY Entering the Correct Information is EXTREMELY Important for Employee Background Checks?

In today’s world, where information is extremely important, how do you know you’re getting the correct information? Especially when you are making hiring decisions based off of this information.  One major component is to make sure you’re entering and providing the most accurate information possible. A single typo can throw off the whole background screening […]