Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants. “In the past only bank and financial institutions used credit checks,” said Amber Yoo with Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, “But over the years it has evolved so that more and more employers are using it to predict character judgments on people.” Your credit history can keep you from getting a job.

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Edward Snowden: No Degree, Lied on His Resume, Promptly Hired for 122K a year.

HR Capitalist

Lost in all the noise about background checks disadvantaging entire sectors of society is the fact that background checks are still essential to knock the zombies out of your hiring process. It is unclear precisely which element of Snowden''s résumé caused personnel officials at Booz Allen Hamilton to raise questions about his background. Some of the educational information listed on the résumé did not check out precisely, said the sources.

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10 Free and Easy Ways to Help You Get a Job In Your Major

Career Alley

Add professional details about your skills, background and goals, but also make it personal and fun. Employers conduct digital background checks on their potential candidates. He graduated from the University of Hawaii with a Bachelors degree in English. “ A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer; it sings because it has a song. ” – Maya Angelou.

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10 Free and Easy Ways to Help You Get a Job In Your Major

Career Alley

Add professional details about your skills, background and goals, but also make it personal and fun. Employers conduct digital background checks on their potential candidates. He graduated from the University of Hawaii with a Bachelors degree in English. “ A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer; it sings because it has a song. ” – Maya Angelou.

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