Our Perspective.
Your Insight

Check out tips and trends – from human capital management to compliance updates for background screening – all written by Sterling experts and partners around the globe. We’re spotlighting the issues and topics that impact the hiring process, candidate experience, background screening and new hire onboarding.

June 10 | 2015

Case Study: Hiscox

Retrieving references and maintaining DBS relationships was time-consuming and taxing for Hisco...

Read More
June 2 | 2015

Infographic: Lies on a CV

A CV might look good on the surface, but there could be a number of lies hiding...

Read More
April 29 | 2015

5 Steps to Avoid Hiring Mistakes

With a growing number of job vacancies and fewer job seekers, many industries are entering a candidate market and, as a result, employers are racing to secure the best prospects. It's more important than ever to have a reliable recruitment process, which ensures no mistakes are made despite the hiring pressures. Fortunately there are a number...

Read More
March 31 | 2015

Is Google hiding the dubious past of your job cand...

Just a few months ago, the European Court of Justice (‘ECJ’), the EU’s hig...

Read More
February 26 | 2015

Infographic: Managing Risk in a Global Marketplace

Although global migration is not a recent phenomenon, the number of foreign-born workers has risen considerably over the last decade. As the workforce becomes more global, hiring decisions are taking on an increasingly international dimension and should accommodate cross-border elements....

Read More
How to create the perfect recruitment journey: From employer value proposition to candidate selection

Watch On-demand
How Brexit Could Impact Your Hiring Programme
Read The Blog
Practical Considerations to Outsourcing a Background Screening Programme
Download the PDF
Sterling Responds to Conservative General Election Win
Read the News


Criminal Record checks

Our comprehensive background screening services raise the safety bar to help ensure faster, accurate hiring decisions.

See More
Employment & Activity Verification

We validate who you are hiring in advance with thorough verification services backed by our own powerful fulfillment engine.

See More
Social Media Searches

Get a view of your candidate beyond the CV or interview as part of a comprehensive and compliant background check programme.

See More
Global Background Checks

Expertise and technology to overcome the complexity of background screening an international workforce.

See More


Want to talk background checks or brainstorm about hiring solutions? Need us to just listen? Whatever the reason, we are here to help.

Corporate Address

EMEA Corporate Address

Sterling (EMEA) Ltd
8th Floor, Alexandra House
1 Alexandra Road
United Kingdom

Global Headquarters

1 State Street Plaza
24th Floor
New York
NY 10004
United States