Background Checks 2018: UK Trends & Best Practices Report

New Survey Finds Growth in UK Organisations Performing Global Background Checks

Posted Monday, April 16th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

Sterling Talent Solutions surveyed over 300 UK-based employers in 33 industries about their use of background checks to gain key insights into emerging trends, technology and more for our Background Checks 2018: UK Trends & Best Practices Report. We surveyed businesses large (over 10,000 employees) and small (up to 49 employees) with the largest group of respondents...

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Data Desk: Utilizing Cutting-Edge Technology for Self-Service BI

Posted Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

For the past three years, Sterling Talent Solutions has been improving their analytics across the company. Not only have we looked at our client facing analytics, but we are reviewing the internal business intelligence to better serve our customers as well. From Account Management to Operations, everyone in the organisation needs data and if everyone...

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Background Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights

Background Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights

Posted Thursday, April 5th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

What do HR professionals in the UK think are important topics in their industry? Sterling Talent Solutions surveyed over 300 UK-based employers in 33 industries about their use of background checks to gain key insights into emerging trends, technology and more. Sterling recently presented the webinar, “Background Screening 2018: Research Results and Insights” to discuss the key insights...

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What are Public Safety Verifications?

What are Public Safety Verifications?

Posted Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

Daily newscasts are filled with stories about financial crimes, data breaches and terrorist acts around the world. While some of these events have resulted in distressing outcomes, many have thankfully been thwarted. These acts have spotlighted higher security and reviews of terrorist watch lists and processes. Today, authorities in the UK, EU and around the...

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Who are the Regulators of the Data Protection Laws under the GDPR?

Who are the Regulators of the Data Protection Laws under the GDPR?

Posted Monday, March 26th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

Sterling Talent Solutions has produced a 10-part webinar series about the changes to personal data protection in the European Union when the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect on 25 May 2018. The webinars share key steps hiring managers, HR and legal personnel can take now to help ensure full compliance from day...

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GDPR and Background Check Consideration for Employers

GDPR and Background Check Consideration for Employers

Posted Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 by Debbie Lamb, Sterling Talent Solutions

On 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into full effect. This will cause drastic changes in the way personal data is protected in the European Union. The GDPR or General Data Protection Regulation is an EU law which regulates the collection, use, disclosure and processing of personal information of individuals in the...

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