investigation

  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 …

Candidate deception has a gradient scale. Twisted Truth <————————————————————->Fraud On one side of the scale is extreme deception possibly characterized as fraud.  On the lighter version of candidate deception we see a tactic we call Twisted Truth.  “I Was Framed – Twisted Truth” Story 9 …

Identity cross-check in general is not affected; however, SSA89 form (CBSV) confirmation to determine SSN ownership with the Social Security Administration is unavailable at this time.  The E-Verify system is also unavailable. Delays may be caused for final reports when further investigation is required and …

Everyone’s got a story.  Some candidates like to voluntarily tell us theirs.  Like a confessional, the process of being fingerprinted can sometimes encourage people “to tell all.”  Is it a guilty conscience or a need for empathy?  We are not sure but whatever the reason, …

Unfortunately innocent people are accused of criminal records on background checks everyday, and it can be devastating for those denied employment.  The only way to combat this problem is with an investigation layer.  “I Was Framed – Good News and Bad News” Story 5  is …

Will the Real John Smith PLEASE Stand Up? There are about 50,000 John Smith’s in the USA.  If you want to know why instant online background check reports are highly inaccurate, try typing in “John Smith” and a random Date of Birth.  If one person …

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 …

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 …