Did I Pass My Background Check?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Did I Pass My Background Check? Many large and small employers utilize background checks to verify a candidate’s claims and to confirm that they do not have any outstanding warrants to legal troubles. Background checks have become more-and-more prevalent in recent times.

There’s a Rising Demand For Child Care Providers – And Salaries Are Spiking.

Ms. Career Girl

While that can lead to frustrations for working parents — who need reliable care in order to go to work — it’s also an opportunity for in-home child-care workers, such as nannies and part-time caregivers like after-school sitters. In nine of the job-oasis cities Care.com studied—including Atlanta, GA , and Austin, TX —the average wage for child-care workers is double that city’s minimum wage. New statistics are showing salaries for after school caregivers are up 27%. Why the spike?


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Self-Help Action Plan 1: “Totally Frazzled from Work? Here’s What You Can Do”

Sklover Working Wisdom

During Your FMLA Leave of Absence – SEEK WORKERS COMPENSATION? If you and your doctor believe your condition was caused by something at work, and do not think you will be able to return to work, you might consider seeking Workers Compensation, which is a state-run program that compensates employees “injured on the job” for both (a) lost wages and (b) medical expense. SkloverWorkingWisdom™ – Self-Help Action Plan 1. Totally Frazzled from Work?

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Ep 70 – How Social Media Is Used in Workplace Investigations


Episode 70: Social Media’s Role in Background Checks and Workplace Investigations with Eli Rosenblatt ( @pdxinvestigator ). Eli works on cases dealing with worker’s compensation, embezzling, sexual harassment and other sticky employee situations, many of those involving social media posts, videos and posts on Twitter, Snapchat, Facebook, Periscope and even LinkedIn. Americans spend nearly 2 hours a day on social media.

How Can I Get a Job Following a Termination?

Resume Bear

While you may do your best to hide the fact you got fired and not laid off, you would be amazed how word can quickly travel, especially when background checks are involved. Dave Thomas, who covers among other subjects’ workers compensation , writes extensively for Business.com , an online resource destination for businesses of all sizes to research, find, and compare the products and services they need to run their businesses.

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Job Search at Work? 5 Must-Read Tips


Given that it would be uncomfortable to use your present employer as a reference or background check , turn to past employers, associates, etc. Also do not use current co-workers as references no matter how much you trust them or value their friendship. It could be for more money, the opportunity for better growth, an issue with a co-worker or boss, etc. Put less pressure on yourself by job searching while employed. This is a guest post by Dave Thomas.

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The Top 10 Workology Podcast Episodes for HR and Recruitment Practitioners


TalentWise merged with by Sterling Background Check to become Sterling Talent Solutions where Todd is now the COO. 4 – Ep 28 – FMLA, WorkersCompensation & Disability Update. I call FMLA, Workers Compensation and the ADA the triple threat. In September 2014, I started the Workology Podcast after nearly three years of telling my friend and now producer, Peter Clayton that I wanted to create a podcast.

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