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Volunteer Screening 2018: Research Results & Insights

Region: United States
Date: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time: 2 pm EST | 11 am PST

Presenters: Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director, Verified Volunteers; and Toby Chalberg, Chief Digital Officer, Points of Light

We recently surveyed more than 900 volunteer managers, executive directors, and other volunteer program professionals across the U.S., asking questions about their volunteers, volunteer background screening practices, and expectations for 2018.

In this webinar, our volunteer screening experts share results and insights from the research. You’ll hear:

  • The current state of volunteering in the United States, and how the 2018 research results compare to 2017
  • How your organization’s volunteer program compares to others and where potential gaps may exist in your volunteer screening program
  • What actions you should take when you find criminal history on a volunteer
  • How to motivate your volunteers to contribute to the cost of their background check
  • Best practices to improve your volunteer screening program

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GDPR: What You Need to Know With 100 Days to Go

Region: United Kingdom
Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Time: 2pm GMT

Presenters: Steven Smith, Vice President, Sterling Talent Solutions.

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on 25 May and with it comes essential legal obligations regarding the way employers may process candidate and employee data.

Join this special Valentine’s Day webinar for last-minute compliance tips to help you love GDPR a little more each day in the countdown to implementation. You’ll hear legal and background screening experts discuss:

  • The meaning of Consent and Legitimate Interest and why it is so important for HR to understand
  • The definition of Sensitive Personal Data and how criminal record checks are affected
  • Cross-border data transfers and what the GDPR means for global organizations
  • The role of the Data Protection Officer and Data Protection Impact Assessments
  • Candidate Rights under the GDPR and how to manage them

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How to Choose the Right Criminal Record Check for Your Organization

Region: United States
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018
Time: 2 pm EST | 11 am PST

Presenters: Chris Cassimus, Vice President of Product, Sterling Talent Solutions

County, State, Federal, National Criminal Database … criminal record checks can be an essential step to hiring with confidence. But all criminal record checks aren’t created equal.

Join this webinar to better understand the differences between the various types of criminal record checks available and what to consider when identifying an appropriate combination for your organization’s background screening program. You’ll also learn:

  • Why you don’t have to sacrifice accuracy for speed
  • Compliance considerations and best practices for conducting criminal record checks
  • How to identify the most appropriate places to search
  • How Sterling Talent Solution’s technology can help strengthen your criminal record check program by searching over 16% more places and uncover 13% more criminal records than any other criminal background screen

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FCRA Compliance: Quarterly Update

Region: United States
Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time: 2 pm EST | 11 am PST

Presenters: Joe Rotondo, Vice President of Compliance, Sterling Talent Solutions

In this series of quarterly updates, compliance expert, Joe Rotondo, discusses recent and anticipated changes in state and local legislation as it relates to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). He also addresses recent case studies, highlighting what you should watch out for to remain compliant.

By attending this webinar, you will learn more about your obligations under the FCRA, including:

  • Which forms you need to obtain from your candidates before you begin the background screening process
  • Information about the disqualification of candidates and the Adverse Action process
  • How EEOC guidance, Ban the Box, Pay Equity laws and Criminal Record Restrictions affect your background screening process

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Background Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights

Region: United Kingdom
Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018
Time: 2pm GMT

Presenters: Jonathan Jacobi, VP Account Management, Sterling Talent Solutions; and Steven Smith, Vice President, Sterling Talent Solutions

Our recent survey of human resources professionals from across the UK posed questions on background check best practices, challenges and barriers, compliance matters, and expectations for 2018. In this webinar, our experts reveal key results and insights to help guide your hiring process and develop a robust and compliant background check program.

You’ll hear:

  • How your organization’s background check program compares to others and where you may be able to improve
  • What employers identified as top priorities for improving pre-employment background check programs and tips for how to achieve them
  • What’s most challenging for employers when screening global, contingent and part-time workforces and how these challenges may be overcome
  • Why compliance is driving the need for background checks and your considerations for developing a robust screening program

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