When once isn’t enough: The checks that need re-checking and why

When once isn’t enough: The checks that need re-checking and why

You do your due diligence by conducting the necessary background checks on incoming employees, but do you routinely re-check them post-appointment? If not, you could be putting your business, staff and customers at risk. Looking into a candidate’s background is part of your due diligence during recruitment, but it can be just as important to…

AI in HR – hype or inevitable reality?

AI in HR – hype or inevitable reality?

Fast-forward to 2035. CVs are in the history dustbin. Instead, you have a real-time digital snapshot of your career history, which is scanned by a cloud-based resume robot. A microsecond later, you are offered an interview, which is also conducted by AI programs using virtual reality technology. The job offer takes slightly longer to arrive…

How to introduce a new screening policy into your workplace to create a trusting culture

How to introduce a new screening policy into your workplace to create a trusting culture

Organisations need relevant and thoroughly vetted information in order to make informed hiring decisions. That’s why a standardised approach to screening is best for building a positive company culture. Risk is inherent to any hiring process, but potential liabilities can balloon if there is no standardised approach to screening potential employees. For modern organisations, deploying…

eBook: How to attract & retain good staff in the disability sector

eBook: How to attract & retain good staff in the disability sector

According to recent research, only 43 per cent of disability services providers expect to meet demand in 2018, due in part to an inability to recruit the workers they need or to provide additional services within lean price constraints. Our latest eBook provides an insight into the recent changes within the sector, and practical tips…

Hiring for culture: How to find the right fit

Hiring for culture: How to find the right fit

Just because someone impresses on paper doesn’t necessarily mean they’re the right ‘fit’ for your organisation. Here’s how hiring for culture can boost your business.

Case Study: How a top Australian university attracts and retains the best staff

Case Study: How a top Australian university attracts and retains the best staff

Higher education is a low-turnover and highly competitive sector, with hiring mangers always on the lookout for new ways to streamline recruitment and attract the best staff. Travis Moore, Curtin University’s Deputy Director of People and Culture (HR), explains how CVCheck has improved the university’s hiring practices.

CV fraud – more common than you think

CV fraud – more common than you think

CV embellishments are more common than you think – even at the senior levels of high-profile companies. Those lies, whether big or small, can unfortunately catch out the most experienced recruitment teams.

Global movement for soft skill recognition in the hiring process

Global movement for soft skill recognition in the hiring process

A global movement towards valuing soft skills during the hiring process is being embraced by prestigious organisations, and is particularly relevant for HR Managers in New Zealand right now.

Case Study: How background checks improve efficiency & wellbeing in the aged care industry

Case Study: How background checks improve efficiency & wellbeing in the aged care industry

As a respected aged care operator fast approaching its 50th birthday, Amaroo Village in WA knows that hiring the right staff is key to protecting its residents and its reputation.

Don’t risk discrimination: Read this before posting your next job ad

Don’t risk discrimination: Read this before posting your next job ad

Do your position descriptions encourage a diverse range of applicants? Recruitment expert Robert van Stokrom explains how to avoid unintentional discrimination when posting job vacancies.

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