Author: admin

What’s in a name?

February 14, 2019 admin Uncategorized

The Importance of checking aliases You’ve done your due diligence. You’ve completed a background check on all your employees. Your organization is safe, right? Or is it? Did you run an Alias Name Search on your applicants as well?   An alias is any other name someone may be known by. Most of the time […]

True Hire wins Weatherhead 100 Award for third consecutive year

February 7, 2019 admin Uncategorized

True Hire, providers of background check, exit interview, drug screening and fingerprinting services, placed 56th in the 2018 Weatherhead 100 Awards. This was the company’s first time placing in the main “Weatherhead 100” category, showing its exponential growth over the past five years. The Weatherhead 100 is an award given by the Case Western Reserve […]

Gig Work & Background Checks

September 13, 2018 admin Uncategorized

Tackling new hurdles to meet growing needs What is the gig economy? Freelancing, contracting, on-demand, ridesharing, gig work – whatever you want to call it, it’s blowing up! This type of work is getting more popular, which presents a whole new set of questions and concerns regarding background checks. Gigs aren’t just ridesharing, either. Fast […]

September Employee Spotlight

September 12, 2018 admin Uncategorized

Britteny Brown Britteny is True Hire’s Manager of Background Investigations and Quality Assurance. She works with our in-house investigators to keep your background checks running through the process as quickly and smoothly as possible. It’s also her job to verify accuracy and completeness of reports before we send them back to our clients. “I enjoy […]

Security and Protection of Private Information

August 17, 2018 admin Uncategorized

Security of information has become a major concern over the past year. While people have always been wary of sharing personal information over the internet, when Equifax was hacked last summer, it started an outcry for more security. More recently, the fear of how personal data is being used was brought to light with the […]

Background Check Myths

August 3, 2018 admin Uncategorized

MYTH: All criminal records are stored in a large, centralized database. Many people think that if you plug someone’s social security number into a database, that it spits out a report of every record associated with that person, but this is a common misconception. While there are databases that assist us with background checks, all […]

#MeToo: The Importance of a good sexual harassment policy

July 11, 2018 admin Uncategorized

In October 2017, twelve women came forward accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, assault and rape. This sparked the nationwide #MeToo movement, and before long, similar accusations were splattered across the headlines. While these women have addressed an issue in Hollywood, they have brought light to a problem we have with society as a whole. […]