There has been a lot of talk about whether it’s safe to try the increasingly ubiquitous ride-share services like Uber and Lyft. Recently, changes have been announced that will affect these companies. One development might work in their favor, the other could hurt business.
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Background screening has become a staple tool for employers; a large percentage of companies wouldn’t even consider putting someone on the payroll without a comprehensive screen. It can be a huge challenge, however, to get a program up and running, especially if you are a smaller company. The hardest part is simply, “Where do I start?”
Screening News Update – November 12th, 2014Text version | Video version
Holiday helpers are necessary, but they also pose significant risks to retailers’ profits. Research by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) says retailers can lose as much as 25% of their total revenues to fraud during the holiday season. That’s up from 5% during the rest of the year.
In our crazy, busy world, many pet owners need an extra hand to keep the dogs in their lives happy and healthy. For that very reason, the pet sitting industry is growing by leaps and bounds. But hiring a pet sitter not only means you are entrusting your precious, four-legged baby to someone else, but you are also opening you home up to a stranger.
Screening News Update – November 12th, 2014
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Nine 7-Eleven franchisees and operators are under indictment for allegedly conspiring to commit wire fraud, stealing identities and harboring illegal immigrants. This is the largest criminal immigrant employment investigation ever conducted.
Screening News Update – November 7th, 2014
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The children called him “Mr. Smiley.” Students say the 35-year-old bus monitor was very friendly and gave out candy to the kids on his bus. But on Halloween, “Mr. Smiley” got caught up in a sting. He was charged with possession and transfer of child pornography.