What Is Considered a Criminal Record?

How Do Employers Check Criminal Records?

While you are searching for a job, you may find that you must submit your resume, perfect your interviewing skills and ace network events. What many job seekers fail to plan for, however, are the background checks that will be performed on them. Potential employers will run background checks on applicants to check for criminal…

Do all businesses do background checks?

Do all businesses do background checks?

Nowadays, almost every company will run a background check on people before hiring them. The number one reason they do so is for safety. The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) performed a survey on this topic and we’ve broken down the highlights. The research included why or why not companies conduct background checks,…

What Happens If You Fail a Background Check?

What Happens If You Fail a Background Check?

What Happens If You Fail a Background Check? Are you worried about passing a background check? It’s natural to worry, especially if you need the job. Common reasons you may fail include: Lies on Your Resume If you lie on your job application, your potential employer will find out if they do a background check.…

What shows up on a background check for a job?

What shows up on a background check for a job?

What shows up on a background check for a job? Employment background checks vary in scope, but they all have the core purpose of verifying that an applicant is honest, qualified, and trustworthy. To this end, most background checks will include at least three types of information. Identity verification The most basic thing employers want…