Automate Your Reference Checking – Better Results, Less Cost

August 28, 2016
Automate Your Reference Checking – Better Results, Less Cost

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Still enjoy playing telephone tag with a candidate’s referees? Technology now allows you to do this process online and automatically. Here are six things you may not have known about this very common — and very crucial recruitment practice:

1. Reference Checks and Background Checks Are Not the Same Thing

2. More Than Half of All Resumes and Job Applications Contain Untruths*

3. Traditional Reference Checks Can Take Weeks to Complete

4. Employers Don’t Know What they’re Allowed to Say About Past Employees

5. Reference Checking Doesn’t Have to Be the Last Thing You Do

6. References Are a Valuable (and Often Untapped) Source of Talent


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