The Gig Economy is Already Here, Are You Doing the Proper Screening?

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The gig economy refers to an environment where short-term projects, temporary contracts, and independent contracting is common. A gig usually represents a small portion of an individual’s income. An individual participating in the gig economy is likely to have a variety of gigs that allow them to make as much or more money as they Read more »

How Will the Gender Pay Equity Movement Impact Salary History Questions?

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Women in the United States who work full time are only paid 80 cents for every dollar paid to men. Unfortunately, the wage gap leads to more than $10,000 per year in lost earnings for women.   Although the Equal Pay Act has been around for decades, it needs to be updated and improved. The Read more »

Happy New Hire: Be Certain You’re Making the Best Decision with a Background Check

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If your goal is to hire the very best employees that can help your organization grow and prosper, the importance of background checks should not be overlooked. By conducting background checks on every individual you are interested in hiring, you can ensure that job candidates are who they say they are.   Think about it. Read more »

Why You Can Trust Chane Solutions

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Since our debut in 2006, Chane Solutions has been providing employers of all shapes and sizes with the highest quality criminal background and drug testing services. We take great pride in delivering the most accurate records possible while remaining completely compliant. Here are several reasons you can trust Chane Solutions with all of your employment Read more »

The NAPBS 2018 Annual Conference – What to Expect

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Like any other industry, professional background screening relies on close collaboration and expert insight. The National Association of Professional Background Screeners’ (NAPBS) annual conference is the premier opportunity for industry leaders to update their knowledge and refine their skills. With just a few days remaining to prepare, it’s time for screening agencies to start gearing Read more »

Why You Should Consider Automated Rescreening of Your Current Employees

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Pre-employment background screening is the foundation of any good hiring process. In fact, over 96% of businesses conduct background checks on all their new employees. While managers recognize the value of these resources before hiring, few take the precaution of following up on their search, and less than half of companies regularly rescreen their current Read more »

How to Know When You Need a Pre-Employment Screening Partner

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Are you on the fence about conducting background checks? Have you been trying to conduct your own pre-employment screening with mixed results? If your current process isn’t going as smoothly as you’d hoped, it might be time for a change. Here’s why you should consider joining the 96% of employers who conduct background checks through Read more »

5 Reasons to Outsource Your Pre-Employment Background Screening

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The hiring process is one of the most critical procedures in any business. Not only is it a resource intensive process (that often eats up weeks of time and thousands of dollars), but the results directly impact your company’s future success. Unsurprisingly, businesses are constantly looking for ways to streamline and improve the hiring process. Read more »

What Type of Background Check Are You Getting?

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Wanted to start your Monday off right by sharing a story with all of our clients and friends who perform (or don’t perform) background checks on new hires and employees. Here’s how it started… Just a few weeks ago, a friend of mine who, I’ll call Nora, assumed a new role in the HR department Read more »

Samsonite CEO Resume Controversy Reinforces Importance of Education Verifications

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Recent reports indicate that Samsonite’s CEO may have bluffed his way into a $6,000,000 per year position. Ramesh Tainwala, who has served in his current position at the luggage giant since 2014, has been accused of falsifying his doctorate in business administration. Though higher-ups at the company initially backed Mr. Tainwala despite the claims, further Read more »