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Sterling Talent Solutions Releases 2017 Background Screening Trends & Best Practices Report

Posted Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 by Tommy Marzella, Director, Marketing Communications

Today we are proud to release the results of our 2017 Background Screening Trends & Best Practices Report. We surveyed 500+ U.S.-based employers on their use of background checks to gain key insights on emerging trends, technology and more. According to the survey, the consensus among organizations is that background screening is a critical business component and more than just a commodity.

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Privacy Shield Certification

Posted Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 by Debbie Lamb

Sterling Talent Solutions, the world’s largest background screening and HR solutions company, is pleased to announce its certification under the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield. The Privacy Shield certification – which replaces Safe Harbor – allows Sterling’s U.S. business to receive data originating from the European Economic Area with greater speed and safety.

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Get to Know Sterling Talent Solutions

Posted Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 by Debbie Lamb

Sterling Talent Solutions is excited to share our new global brand video, “Get to Know Sterling Talent Solutions.” The video showcases our focus to put our clients in the best possible position when hiring new employees. Sterling’s services are just one of the many layers in the hiring process which provides our clients with the peace of mind they need to know that they are hiring the right employees for their company. The video was filmed with employees in our Manila, Mumbai, New York and Seattle offices.

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The “Official” Start to Brexit in the UK

Posted Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Debbie Lamb

UK Prime Minister, Theresa May officially signaled Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU) on March 29, 2017, nine months after the UK citizens voted for Brexit. This action starts in motion a series of negotiations between the UK and the remaining 27 European Union (EU) Member States, represented by the European Commission. There is a two-year deadline for these negotiations, which will cover everything from trade to immigration to employment laws. If no agreements are made and no decisions are taken to extend negotiations, the UK’s trade relationship with the EU will revert to the rules of the World Trade Organization, which could greatly affect Britain’s current trading position. Regardless of the agreement process, the impact will be significantly felt by many UK employers, with global corporations in the United States watching what happens especially closely.

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Six Characteristics of a Smart Global Background Screening Solution

Posted Thursday, March 9th, 2017 by Debbie Lamb

In this day and age, a world away means so much less than it did mere decades ago. Connected now, more than ever, job seekers are making the trek from one end of the globe to the other in search of rewarding employment. The world has tech systems available that aim to supply HR professionals with the means to do their jobs, but those systems have not been without some major headaches.

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Sterling Talent Solutions Wins World HRD Congress Awards

Posted Friday, March 3rd, 2017 by Debbie Lamb

We are very excited to announce that Sterling Talent Solutions was recently awarded two awards at the World HRD Congress (WHRDC) in India. Our Mumbai office was presented with the “Fun at Work” Award. This award acknowledges large organizations for the quality and uniqueness of its employee engagement interventions driven by its highly passionate HR team. Manish Kotwani, Vice President of Human Resources, Mumbai, was the recipient of the Most Influential HR Leaders in India. This award was presented by a jury of peers who conduct extensive research on industry recognition and accomplishments of various HR leaders locally and globally. Congratulations to our Mumbai team!

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