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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.

May 29 | 2015

Recruitment Essentials: Best Practice Tips to using Background Screening Results

After having meticulously tailored a global background screening program to local laws and regu...

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April 29 | 2015

5 Steps to Avoid Hiring Mistakes

With a growing number of job vacancies and fewer job seekers, many industries...

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March 16 | 2015

How to spot a dishonest job candidate

It can be difficult to spot a fraudulent applicant at the best of times, but with growing pressure to secure the top candidates it can be tempting to cut corners when checking references and perhaps even overlook a seemingly minor indiscretion. At the same time, the financial and reputational costs of making a hiring mistake have never been greater...

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February 26 | 2015

Infographic: Managing Risk in a Global Marketplace

Although global migration is not a recent phenomenon, the number of foreign-born...

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February 13 | 2015

What is BPSS and should you comply?

In the last 12 months we have experienced a significant increase of enquiries relating to security screening standards, especially the Baseline Personnel Security Standard (“BPSS”). More and more employers are now required to comply with one or more screening regulation so what exactly is the purpose of the Baseline Personnel Security Standard...

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