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Posted July 09, 2015 by

Five background investigation checks crucial to eradicate CV lies

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Verify word under magnifying glass and related terms like prove, justify, confirm, attest, clarify, authenticate, document, inspect and check. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

We call lying as human nature simply as it is a natural instinct that we are all born with. However, how and to what extent can it get developed depends on the conditions, situations and the urge to survive. In the recruiting world, it is found evidently on resumes. But there is a problem for every solution as summarized by the quote:

“You may tell the greatest lies and wear a brilliant disguise, but you can’t escape the eyes of the one who sees right through you” -Tom Robbins

This is the sole purpose of Back ground screening companies. No matter what the situation, when companies outsource them this important task, a good and effective one will accomplish it very well. (more…)

Posted December 11, 2014 by

7 Reasons Your Resume is Getting Nowhere

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Close-up of a businessman looking at resume holding in hand. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Have you been waiting for a long time to get a response to your resume?  If the answer is yes, then maybe it is time to make some changes.  Go back and look at your resume.  Can you see any mistakes that might be keeping potential employers from contacting you?  Here are seven possible reasons why your resume is not getting anywhere at the moment. (more…)

Posted August 19, 2014 by

5 Things Recruiters Look for When Comparing Your Resume with Your LinkedIn Profile

Job seekers, beware.  Recruiters are looking for five things when checking your resume in comparison to your LinkedIn profile.  Learn what they are in the following post.

Everyone knows LinkedIn is a great way to grow your personal network and meet influential people. But did you know employers use LinkedIn for another reason? To validate your resume and the information provided in your application? To make sure you are… who you say you are? Why do many recruiters

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Posted January 28, 2014 by

Working to Increase Your Professional Network on Recent College Graduate Jobs? 5 Tips for Success

For those who have started recent college graduate jobs, understanding how to build a professional network could payoff down the road.  In the following post, learn five tips that can help grads increase their group of contacts.

“Networking” is term that gives many that sick feeling, especially among us introverts. However, if think of it in terms of simply building relationships, the idea of networking may be much more palatable. Here’s the thing – your network is the people you know. It’s the starting point. Your starting point…

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