Attorney Lester Rosen, a background check expert and founder and CEO of nationwide accredited background screening firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR), will be interviewed by Mari Frank, the host of ‘Privacy Piracy’ and an attorney and Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), on Monday, February 13, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM Pacific Time on KUCI 88.9 FM Radio in Irvine, California with live audio streaming available on http://www.kuci.org/ (Update: To listen to recording of interview, visit http://www.kuci.org/podcasts/?ShowID=615). During the half hour long interview, Rosen, the author of ‘The Safe Hiring Manual,’ the first comprehensive guide to employment screening background checks, and ‘The Safe Hiring Audit,’ will discuss the following topics:
- Why is there such an interest in background checks for employers?
- What should consumers do if they are concerned about social media sites being used for employment screening and what should consumers do to protect themselves?
- Why do employers want to see credit reports?
- What advice is there for job applicants who think their personal credit report is being run?