The Details

Duration: 1 Hour

Credits: 1 credit hour for HRCI and SHRM Certifications (more below)

Presented By: EBI, Assessment Technologies Group (more below)

Recorded from the live presentation on 4/4/18.


What You'll Learn:

  • Different types of background checks and assessments, and applications for each
  • Evaluate criminal history results and verifications discrepancies in a background report
  • The science behind assessments, and how to use the results in your hiring decision
  • How to stay compliant with federal, state and local laws


As an employer, you know that a candidate’s resume only tells half the story. But what if you could complete the whole picture of your candidate – understanding not only their background history, but also who they are as a person and how they’ll perform once they’re on the job? Our background screening and candidate assessment experts will show you how you can use multiple data points to evaluate a candidate and make sure you’re hiring the best fit.


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This program has been approved for 1 recertification credit hour toward aPHR®, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi® and SPHRi recertification through the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) This program is valid for 1 PDC for the SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠.


Who Should Watch:

  • HR Managers
  • Recruiters
  • Corporate Attorneys
  • Compliance & Ethics Personnel


About the Presenters:

Dr. Les Krieger, ATG

Dr. Les Krieger

is President and Consulting Psychologist at Assessment Technologies Group (ATG). He is a licensed Occupational Psychologist who brings a unique blend of psychometric and phenomenological perspectives to his understanding of people, teams and organizations. A Rutgers Ph.D., he completed an internship in Occupational Psychology at Stevens Institute of Technology and post-doctoral studies in Existential Phenomenological Psychology at Duquesne University. Since 1996 he’s been President of ATG, a consultancy known for innovative capabilities that align people with occupational success.



Curt Schwall 
is Vice President of Compliance and Regulatory Affairs at EBI. His experience in the screening industry spans more than 20 years, and is currently serving his third term on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). At EBI, Curt oversees our state, federal and global regulatory and compliance initiatives, US Privacy policies, and vendor management. He also helps our clients with privacy and regulatory issues. Curt is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional with a degree in Criminal Justice.

Curt is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional with a B.S. from Eastern Michigan University in Criminal Justice. Prior to EBI, Curt held executive compliance roles with TransUnion, Acxiom, and SterlingBackcheck. 



Jennifer Gladstone
is a news anchor and journalist with nearly 20 years of experience in front of the camera. She's worked in several markets, large and small, and has performed nearly every task needed in a newsroom. As EBI's Screening News Editor, she keeps EBI's customers and blog subscribers up-to-date on the latest screening news and legislative alerts affecting companies of all sizes.