Candidate Deception

Some job candidates hold several names.  Figuring out Who they really are can be quite a challenge.  Identity concerns, legal confusion on which state law applies, and Who actually authorized the background check release form is an Employer Risk Iceberg. This comic strip “I Was …

  Sven Job Candidate Confessions – Journal Entries Vol. 1 Note: Job Candidate Confessions is an entertaining set of journal entries about a fictional job candidate trying to hide a criminal past.  Find out what is being hidden and how he tries to keep it …

We’ve noticed 4 signs a job candidate will fail the background check and will likely disqualify from your position after we finish our investigation. Deceptive job candidates have something to hide.  Sometimes they have an undisclosed criminal history, a warrant issued decades earlier, a pending case, …

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 …