Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Executive VP Jim Crockett Earns SPHR Certification from HRCI

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) – a leading global background check provider – has announced that ESR Executive Vice President James “Jim” Crockett has earned a Senior Professional in Human Resources® (SPHR®) certification from the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). The SPHR® certification from HRCI is recognized as a…

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) Named to 2019 HRO Today Magazine’s Baker’s Dozen for Enterprise Pre-Employment Screening Services

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Tom Ahearn Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) – a leading global background check firm – has been named to the 2019 HRO Today Magazine’s Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings for Pre-Employment Screening, ranking third on the lists of Overall Enterprise Leaders and Enterprise Quality of Service Leaders, and in the…

Background Screening Expert Explains How Technology Innovations Improve Candidate Experience

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Background screening technology innovations “are improving speed, trust, transparency, and ultimately, the candidate experience” to attract “record numbers of millennials and Generation Z job candidates entering the workforce,” according to experts interviewed for an article in the June 2019 edition of HRO Today Magazine. In the article…

Employment Screening Resources (ESR) National Account Executive Pri Murphy Completes Term as President of PASCO Board of Directors

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn Pri Murphy, a National Account Executive for leading global background check provider Employment Screening Resources® (ESR), has completed her term as President of the Board of Directors for the Professional Association of Sonoma County (PASCO), one of the largest professional Human Resources (HR) organizations in Northern California. She…

NAPBS and HR.com Release Results of Annual Survey of HR Professionals about Background Screening

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) – a non-profit trade association representing the interests of background screening companies – and leading human resources (HR) social networking website HR.com have released the results of their third annual survey of “How Human Resources Professionals View and Use…

SHRM Research Reveals Nearly Half of HR Professionals Experienced Workplace Violence

Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) – the world’s largest HR professional society representing 300,000 members in more than 165 countries – has released research that reveals nearly half of surveyed HR professionals (48 percent) said their organization had at some point experienced workplace violence.