Are Fingerprint Background Checks More Trick Than Treat?

Ride services Uber and Lyft have pushed back against fingerprint background checks – and propelled them into the headlines.

Misuse of the Sex Offender Registry for Hiring has Spooky Consequences

Easy access to online sex offender registries seems like a win for employers who want to make sure...

How to Automate All Your Employee Onboarding Processes

Who handwrites employment contracts these days? Nobody!

But if you'd asked that question 50 years...

International Background Checks: Employment History, Education, and...

Now you can use GoodHire to check backgrounds for all your candidates – even those who have lived,...

Why Now Is The Time To Update Your Background Check Policy

When was the last time you reviewed your background check choices? The reality is that businesses –...

Diversity and Inclusion: A Fair Hiring Letter From Our Founder

Diversity. Inclusion. Equality.

With the steady stream of diversity in hiring reports flowing out of...

HR Social Media: Build and Retain a Useful Following

Editor’s Note: If you want to find the best talent, you’ll likely have to look beyond your own...

What To Look For In HR Tech That's Built To Last

Editor’s Note: Switching software is expensive, so you want to get it right the first time you buy....

Improve Knowledge Retention with HR Technology

Editor's Note: How many phrases do you remember from Spanish class? “Hello my name is ... .” “Where...

3 Unexpected Facts About Candidates With Criminal Records

If you worry about the implications of hiring someone with a criminal record, as many employers do,...

Stay on top of ever-changing background check laws with our ultimate guide to background check compliance.