As the forward-thinkers of the background screening and drug testing industries, we’re always learning new information about the ways we can help companies hire and retain employees more successfully. Here you’ll find the latest in industry updates and helpful information about the features and services we provide.

Should You Hire an Ex-Con?

With Ban the Box sweeping the nation, many employers are starting to question what they are allowed to do when it comes to convicted felons or if they should even hire a felon. Ban the Box is not a way for criminals to slip through and damage your company, but is a way for reformed […]

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Funny Laws Friday

§ 100-4. Prohibited acts. [Amended 11-2-1993] Advertisements may not be placed in cemeteries in Maine

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How to Deal with Seasonal/Temporary Employees

As schools are letting out and the temperature rises, many businesses will find themselves searching for seasonal or temporary workers. Often times, these workers are younger, in high school or college. As any employer that has ever worked with younger employees can tell you this can sometimes be challenging and stressful. So what can you […]

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First Time Landlord Advice

Are you thinking about owning a rental property? Or do you already have one but it never really took off? We’ve got five tips below that could help out all the new landlords out there! Know your worth: Just take a few minutes before listing your property to look at the price range of those […]

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Medical Marijuana and You

Medical Marijuana and You   With 29 States plus the District of Columbia all legalizing marijuana, many different companies are scrambling around to figure out what they can and cannot do when it comes to medical marijuana and the workplace. Many are under the impression that now that medical marijuana has been legalized in their […]

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Funny Laws Friday

It is illegal in Washington State to harass Bigfoot, Sasquatch, or any other unidentified species. Punishable by fine or imprisonment.

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Funny Laws Friday

In Georiga, you are not allowed to live on a boat for more than 30 consecutive days at a given time.   (O.C. G. A. 12-5-282)

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Why should you use a CRA

When it comes to saving money many people seem to think that they could cut out the use of a third-party background screening source. While yes you could save a few dollars at that moment, but you are leaving not only yourself but also your entire company in a vulnerable position. What do we mean […]

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Funny Laws Friday

In Hawaii, there was once a law that stated that children had to listen to all commandments that their parents instructed them, so long they were moral in nature.

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6 Key Question to Ask Prospective Tenants

Your rental properties are a source of your income, whether you have a single house you rent out or a couple hundred apartments. So when looking for tenants you almost need to treat them like a CEO of a company would treat his employees when it comes to hiring. You’ve got to be thorough on […]

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