Articles by Sharon Sutila

1.  Candidate Identity Legal name spelling is the cornerstone to a complete and correct background check result.  Without a firm understanding of the identity of the candidate you are considering, the background result cannot be relied upon. 2. Omitted Location(s) When a candidate provides residential locations …

The Squeeze

July 16, 2013 // 5 Comments

Candidates will delay paperwork because they are concerned we will figure out their deception.  The deception is likely false identity, criminal records, or a degree not truly received.  This is very similar to when a candidate delays taking the drug test knowing there is illegal …

If you’re generally honest and are not comfortable with inflating your resume, you are in a group getting smaller by the day.  We’ve had two issues with fraud this week alone.  Both are a serious indicator of the path we are on as a global …

Innovative or crazy?  Everyday we are clobbered with the “ugly” problems of our society.  Is there no one to rescue us…or at least lead us on a path of a few real solutions?  It dawned on me during this recent wake-up call of a business competition.  Our …

Whether you are a licensed professional, just starting your career or a business management team creating proposals, egoCertified™ is a way for you to stand out in the job market or among your competitors.  You own and manage the egoCertified™ report and you have the …

Is there a big difference between last name “Sim” and “Sims” on a background check report?  The answer is so much a YES that if you get the identity wrong, don’t bother continuing with the rest of a criminal report.  If your existing company returns a background …

I know many of you are doing it this days…hiring sight unseen.  Getting your resumes and job applicants from electronic applicant systems with keyword skill searches?  If you do, you have a potential security breach.  If you don’t have a security department and/or located in the …