Learn how to effectively verify past employment and education information, as well as tools to spot phony credentials and fake degrees!
With hiring decisions becoming more critical in challenging economic times, verifying past employment, education, and references has become critical. Unfortunately, applicants that falsify or inflate employment and educational accomplishments have created a significant problem for employers as legal limitations create barriers for those seeking to obtain or verify past employment information.
But now there is help. This audio conference reviews legal and effective techniques for the reference checking process. Specifically, you will learn how to verify education and spot phony credentials and worthless degree mills, plus:
- Effective and legal strategies to verify an applicant's past employment and education accomplishments
- Why employment references create legal issues for employers and strategies for obtaining information and dealing with requests from other employers
- Why phony education credentials are problematic - and how to spot degree mills
- New technologies and approaches to credentials verifications
- Special issues when it comes to social media
- Tips for international employment and education verification
About Your Presenter
Lester S. Rosen is an attorney at law and CEO of Employment Screening Resources, an accredited, national background screening company under the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) accreditation program, a professional trade organization for the screening industry.
He is a consultant, writer, and frequent presenter on pre-employment screening and safe hiring issues. He also has qualified as an expert witness on issues surrounding safe hiring and due diligence. His speaking appearances have included numerous national and statewide conferences.
He also is the author of "The Safe Hiring Manual: The Complete Guide to Employment Screening Background Checks for Employers, Recruiters, and Jobseekers" and "The Safe Hiring Audit."
PHR / SPHR Credits!
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