AI is changing the way we live in ways both large and small. One area is hiring. With the advent of AI doing preliminary analysis of the CVs organisations receive, candidates must think hard about how this may effect the way they construct their CVs. This article from Business Insider […]
Another sobering reminder of why background screening is essential, especially when it comes to verifying the truth of someone’s CV. This is a hard lesson to learn:
A recruitment agency accidentally placed a crook into a top role where she went on to steal £115,000 – Nottinghamshire Live reports.
Alaska Freeman of […]
Have you “lied” about the languages you know on your CV? Exaggeration of language ability is pretty common, but can it ever cross the line? Came across this gem on the BBC and needed to share. Here’s an excerpt:
Several years ago, Facebook started allowing users to add ‘languages spoken’ to […]
We are always on the look out for stories that put employment screening into context. After all, what employment screening is ultimately about is creating the best kind of work environment and the most secure organisation possible. But before any of that, there is the question of career choice. It’s […]
More than thirty fake universities have been closed in the UK (story below). This is part of a trend that we have seen around the world and certainly across Asia and needs to be front of mind when it comes to employment screening. Many potential employees don’t know what they […]