Are you a busy hiring manager? It can often feel like you simply don’t have enough hours in the day to focus on everything that goes into hiring – sourcing, screening, setting up interviews, checking references, and much more – all while balancing your other day-to-day responsibilities. And while there’s no magic “easy button,” there… Read More »
Tag: Background Checks In Western New York
Why Are Background Checks a Business Best Practice?
Most employers know that background checks can provide relevant information about a candidate’s credentials and past behavior. Some employers regularly request background checks, as they frequently fill roles that require a background check. Yet few employers realize that background checks are one of the best practices for any business. Here’s why every company should consider… Read More »
Metrodata Services is Thrilled to Announce FRS eClipse
The same great customer service you’ve come to trust with Metrodata Services, packaged in a brand new exciting look launching November 1, 2021. What is eClipse? eClipse is a powerful, easy-to-use, web-based ordering system that gives you the ability to order and view background searches 24/7. Delivering instant results, advanced data security, and superior usability, eClipse… Read More »
Do You Need to Conduct Background Checks and Records Checks on Employees Working Remotely?
During the Coronavirus pandemic, many employees shifted to work-from-home options. And according to an October 2020 Gallup update, 33% of U.S. workers are still working remotely. So, if your people aren’t on-site, are background checks, and records check still necessary? The answer is YES! Your organization should conduct background screening on remote employees. Here’s why.… Read More »
Do Truck Drivers Require Different Background Checks Than Warehouse Workers?
If you’re hiring for a factory, storage facility or distribution center in Western New York, you probably recognize the importance of pre-employment screening. So, should you screen all employees the same? Or do truck drivers require different background checks than warehouse workers? Although there are some standard screening procedures, different background checks are appropriate for… Read More »