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"ESR Speaks"

Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) has provided engaging and informative speakers for conferences, seminars, and webinars nationwide for over a decade to help employers, recruiters, and HR professionals better understand background checks. ESR Founder and CEO Attorney Lester S. Rosen is the author of “The Safe Hiring Manual” and his speaking appearances have included numerous national and statewide conferences. He was the chairperson of the steering committee that founded the National Association of  Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and served as first co-chair. To contact Lester Rosen for a speaking engagement, please email

Upcoming Events (LIVE)


ESR Webinars and Videos


ESR Videos and Webinars On Demand! Watch Now!
Webinar: ESR Top Ten Background Check Trends for 2018

DATE: January 17, 2018, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM PT.
Attend live and/or watch later at your convenience by clicking the On Demand button.


ESR Webinars and Videos


ESR Videos and Webinars On Demand! Watch Now!
Webinar: Background Checks of Non-Traditional Applicants

DATE January 10, 2018, from 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM PT

Find out why employers may wish to conduct background checks outside of the traditional applicant/employer relationship.


ESR Speaks at SHRM 2018 Talent Management Conference & Exposition,


Conference: SHRM 2018 Talent Management Conference & Exposition

DATE Tuesday, April 17, 2018 / 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM / Title: 709 - It’s a Litigation Jungle Out There! Avoiding Legal Claims with Compliant Background Screening

DATE Wednesday, April 18, 2018 / 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM / Title: 715 - Social Media Background Screening. Is it Right for My Company?

Attendee Comments

  • “Engaging, entertaining, great speaker, made legal topics enjoyable. Extremely knowledgeable.”
  • “Extraordinarily knowledgeable and lively! Outstanding! Really enjoyed his energetic presentation!”
  • “Great speaker, great presence, kept audience interested and awake. Excellent information. Kept the audience engaged.”
  • “Very informative, knowledgeable speaker.”
  • “I enjoyed the presentation and I learned a great deal.”
  • “Phenomenal! So much great information!”
  • “Excellent presentation - so informative - learned quite a bit. Fun speaker too.”
  • “Great job covering topic. Relevant - useful - up to date info.”
  • “Great information. Very knowledgeable. Opened my mind to new ideas & updates to the laws. Thank you very much!”

Sample Topics

  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Criminal Record Guidance
  • Social Media Background Checks
  • Background Checks of Non-Traditional Applicants
  • Avoiding Legal Claims with Compliant Background Screening
  • Top 10 Background Check Trends 
  • Background Checks and Ban the Box 
  • Dealing with Employees Charged with a Crime
  • Strategic Approach to a Legally Compliant Background Screening Program
  • Negligent Hiring and Background Checks 
  • “Only in California” Laws for Background Screening



The most selective companies trust ESR to manage their screening programs.

Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) is a global background check firm that is a strategic choice for employers who need accuracy and compliance in their background screening programs.

ESR is accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) and undergoes yearly SOC 2® audits to ensure the privacy, security, confidentiality of consumer information.

ESR founder and CEO Attorney Lester Rosen wrote the book on background checks with “The Safe Hiring Manual.” To learn more about services and solutions from ESR, please fill out the form to the right.

NAPBS Accredited PCI DDS Compliant Dangers of Background Check Firms Offshoring Personal Data of Americans outside of US relvealed in Whitepaper. NAPBS Founding Member

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