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Top screening trends, hiring remains sluggish - MIE's 2020 Background Screening Index
Top screening trends, hiring remains sluggish - MIE's 2020 Background Screening IndexArticle

The global Covid-19 pandemic has affected industries across the globe, and the background screening industry has not been spared...

24 Mar 2021

HR risk management: 3 steps to screening potential employees
HR risk management: 3 steps to screening potential employeesArticle

Even with highly skilled and trained human resources (HR) personnel, it is possible for unsavoury employees to get through the cracks of the hiring process. So how do companies strengthen their hiring process, while ensuring that those currently hired by the company aren't a threat...?

4 Sep 2019

Don't fake it to make it!
Don't fake it to make it!Article

With the reality of background screening steadily becoming a compulsory practice within the hiring process - what does this mean for candidates...?

Michelle Baron-Williamson 15 Apr 2019

Background screening a priority - MIE report
Background screening a priority - MIE reportArticle

Incidents of fraud, corruption, misappropriation of assets, misconduct and misrepresentation, among others, are continuously being publicly exposed and reported on in the media the world over...

8 Mar 2019

Background checks still high priority - MIE
Background checks still high priority - MIEArticle

Several news reports over the past year have surfaced, exposing candidates in high profile positions across the public and private sectors for misrepresenting their qualifications...

27 Nov 2017

Background screening on the rise
Background screening on the riseArticle

The demand for background screening services in South Africa has continued to increase over the last five years, presenting a 14% rise in the uptake of vetting solutions by businesses...

30 Jan 2017

How to prepare for a new job in 2017? Be honest
How to prepare for a new job in 2017? Be honestArticle

While the new year may feel like the ideal time to look for a new job, don't succumb to the urge to throw a few exaggerations - and lies - into your resume in an attempt to get noticed...

6 Dec 2016

Where background checks matter most
Where background checks matter mostArticle

Background screening is arguably one of the most essential steps in human resource management and staff recruitment today...

7 Nov 2016

Index highlights demand for background screening
Index highlights demand for background screeningArticle

Managed Integrity Evaluation's (MIE) 2015 Background Screening Index, released on 11 January 2016, indicates that there has been an 11% increase in the demand for background screening services in South Africa and Africa over the last five years...

14 Jan 2016

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