5 Reasons Screening Your Employees Will Provide Value to Your Company

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While screening your employees does require an investment, it’s well worth it. By going this route, you can increase your chances of making the best hiring decisions for your organization. You can also avoid high turnover, which can cost you a great deal of time, money, and energy. Here are five reasons screening your employees Read more »

Background Checks: Misdemeanor vs. Felony

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If you are an employer who conducts background checks on prospective employees, it’s important to understand the difference between a misdemeanor and felony. By doing so, you can make the best hiring decisions for your organization. You can also avoid safety issues and turnover down the road.     What is a Misdemeanor?  While a misdemeanor isn’t as Read more »

Why Screening Your Contract Employees Will Be the Best Thing You Do

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The gig economy has exploded over the last few years. This means that more and more people are working at companies as contractors. While they may not be full-time employees that collect benefits and work in your office from 8 to 5, contractors can be invaluable for your organization.  You can reach out to them whenever you Read more »

Struggling to Stay Compliant With the FCRA? Trust Chane to Be the Experts.

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The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), which is overseen by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), is responsible for overseeing how employers obtain and handle consumer reports like background checks. It helps ensure the fairness, accuracy, and privacy of consumer information.   In September 2018, it issued a new “Summary of Read more »

Legalities: Refusing to Hire a Candidate Due to Criminal Record

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Imagine you’ve found a great candidate and are excited about offering them a job. Then, their background check comes back and indicates they have a criminal record. What do you do? Do you hire them despite this information and hope for the best? Is it even legal to refuse to hire a candidate due to Read more »

As an Employer, Should You Care About Candidates’ Traffic Violations on a Motor Vehicle Check?

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A background check can reveal a number of things about a prospective employee. It can give you an overview of their criminal history, confirm whether or not their education and employment histories are accurate, and in some cases, inform you of what kind of driver they are.   Will the Employee Be Driving on the Read more »

Reducing Employee Tension: How to Keep Politics Out of the Office

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The truth is politics in the workplace can lead to productivity loss, diminished employee morale, and greater turnover. Fortunately, there are ways you can keep politics out of the office and reduce employee tension. Here at Chane Solutions, we recommend the following tips that are sure to help you create and maintain a positive work Read more »

2019 Guide to Finding the Right Background Check Company

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There are countless background check companies out there, making it difficult to find the right one for your needs. To protect your company and employees, it’s essential to research all your options, weigh the pros and cons of each, and select the company that aligns best with your budget, needs, and preferences. Here’s what you Read more »

What to Do With People Who Don’t Pass Your Background Check

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When you find a candidate who seems to be a great fit for an open position at your company, you hope they pass the background check so they can start as soon as possible. Unfortunately, this doesn’t always happen, and you may be interested in someone who has a criminal record. So, what should you Read more »

Tired of Not Getting the Personal Touch You Deserve? Our Customer Service Team Is Here for You

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When you hire a vendor to help you with a business function like human resources, recruiting, marketing or sales, it can be frustrating to be treated like a number. If you are outsourcing your employment screening and drug testing to make life easier for your HR and recruiting department, you are likely dishing out a Read more »