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FAQ: Employment Screening, Background Checks & Mistaken Identity

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We here at JDP are continuing to answer some of your common questions about the employment screening process!  Here is one we get often: What happens if you find somebody else with the same name as me when researching for a background check? Many job seekers often get nervous during a background check even if … Continue reading FAQ: Employment Screening, Background Checks & Mistaken Identity

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What Types Of Offenses Show Up On Background Screening Checks for Employment?

Background Screening Offenses

Whether you’re an employer just learning how to screen employees or you’re on the hunt for a new job, you may be curious what, exactly, turns up on a background screening check for employment. Many employees (and even their bosses!) wonder why they should deal with background checks at all – after all, they’ve (likely) … Continue reading What Types Of Offenses Show Up On Background Screening Checks for Employment?

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FAQ: Why Do Employers Want To Verify Your Work History?

Resume Background Check

Understanding pre-employment screening might seem complicated at first but we here at JD Palatine are here to help you out! To help you on your employment journey, we are answering some Frequently Asked Questions that have received over the years. Today’s question is: Why do employers want to verify your work history? Having a great … Continue reading FAQ: Why Do Employers Want To Verify Your Work History?

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Screening a Tenant? 4 Questions to Ask

Tenant Background Screening

If you’re a landlord, you’re probably all-too-familiar with some common horror stories: tenants with a grudge wrecking your carefully-maintained property, renters lying about pets or getting into 3am screaming matches outside the building. While these “time-honored traditions” may seem like part and parcel of renting a property, this doesn’t have to be the case. Performing … Continue reading Screening a Tenant? 4 Questions to Ask

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FAQ: “Will My Husband’s Criminal Record Show Up On My Employment Background Check?”

JDP Self Screen

GET YOUR SELF SCREEN REPORT > Here at JDP, we encounter many common questions for those looking to navigate the waters of pre employment screening.  To help you on your employment journey, we’ve decided to answer a few Frequently Asked Questions that have come our way.  First up: “Will my husband’s criminal record show up … Continue reading FAQ: “Will My Husband’s Criminal Record Show Up On My Employment Background Check?”

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Employer FAQs: What Is Pre-Employment Screening?

Pre Employment Screening

Whether you’re a small business owner just beginning the hiring process or you’ve been promoted and now need to staff your department, many people wonder, “What is pre employment screening?” Between high-profile employment lawsuits and the complexities of the hiring process, it can be challenging to understand what a pre employment screening can do for … Continue reading Employer FAQs: What Is Pre-Employment Screening?

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5 Questions To Ask Employment References During the Hiring Process

Background Screening Reference Questions

So your job candidate has provided you with three work references as part of the interview process.  What next?  Is it enough that they have provided references?  Surely this demonstrates that the candidate has good work references, otherwise he or she would not have been so forthcoming in providing them, right?  Think again. You ask … Continue reading 5 Questions To Ask Employment References During the Hiring Process

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Employer FAQs: What Is Drug Screening?

Drug Screening

Drug screening for employment is a common requirement before bringing on new employees at an organization. Some organizations also require periodic randomized testing of their employees. Before you start a drug screening program at your company, however, you’ll want to read these questions and make sure you’re aware of how to run drug screenings for … Continue reading Employer FAQs: What Is Drug Screening?

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4 Ways You Can Make The Hiring Process Easier

Background Screening Hiring Process

The hiring process isn’t just stressful for employers – it can also be a stressful time for your job candidates. After all, there are stacks of paperwork to fill out and dozens of people to meet with. Fortunately, your job search doesn’t have to be challenging. With a few simple tweaks, you can make the … Continue reading 4 Ways You Can Make The Hiring Process Easier

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How To Make A Bad Hiring Decision

Bad Employee

We all want to hire not only qualified, intelligent persons who will be assets to our companies, but also people who will be a good fit for our work environments.  With these noble goals in mind, why can it often turn out so wrong?  Many times the steps we take during the hiring process itself … Continue reading How To Make A Bad Hiring Decision

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