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"The Safe Hiring Manual" Updates Page

The 3rd Edition of the "The Safe Hiring Manual - The Complete Guide to Employment Screening Background Checks for Employers, Recruiters, and Jobseekers" by Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen was published in January 2017. Check back at this updates page to keep current with changes in screening issues from each chapter of the book.

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About the Author

Les RosenAttorney at Law Lester S. Rosen is Founder and CEO of Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), a leading global background check firm accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®). He is the author of “The Safe Hiring Manual,” a comprehensive guide to employment screening, and “The Safe Hiring Audit.”  A noted background check expert, his speaking appearances have included numerous national and international conferences. Mr. Rosen was the chairperson of the steering committee that founded the NAPBS and served as first co-chair.

Certified with the National Association of Professional Background Screeners ESR's SOC 2 Audit Report confirms it meets high standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) for protecting customer information PCI-DDS Compliance Privacy Shield Framework Services Perfromed in the USA Safe Hiring Manual Founding Member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners