Unconscious bias, also known as implicit bias, refers to assumptions or judgements made about a certain group of people without realizing it. These biases can be related to race, religion, abilities, gender, or any other characteristic about an individual. It is often present in day-to-day decisions and interactions and can have major implications on an organization when implicit bias is present during the recruiting and hiring process.
Technology is forever evolving. As companies, we are constantly adapting to the world’s demands for change and advancement. Now more than ever, people are working remotely, and businesses have changed their hiring and recruitment process to make that happen.
Finding qualified candidates for open positions is one of the most important aspects of a successful organization. Like minded and goal orientated hires are important to continuing the culture you build for your team and brand.
Micro-credentials are a relatively new concept in higher education and have increasingly become more mainstream over the past several years. What makes micro-credentials so attractive is that they allow individuals to earn credentials for skills they already have or to learn skills that will make them more marketable in their industry.
VidCruiter is pleased to announce that it has partnered with ModoHR Technologies Inc. to process background searches on ModoHR’s ScreeningCanada web application, Canada’s most compliant and technologically advanced Canadian background screening platform.
Diversity, equity, and inclusion has been widely talked about in the HR industry. In fact, that are so many resources available, it can be hard to navigate the ones that can have a truly profound impact on your culture.
Paladin Risk Solutions is pleased to announce that it has partnered with ModoHR Technologies Inc (“ModoHR”) to process background searches on ModoHR’s ScreeningCanada web application, Canada’s most compliant and technologically advanced Canadian background screening platform.
The hiring process for gig-workers tends to be less complex than hiring full-time employees but background screening should still be a step in the onboarding.
Criminal Record Checks in Canada can be a complex topic. There are two different levels of searches available – a Basic Criminal record Check and an Enhanced Criminal Record Check. Both types of criminal record checks in Canada require the individual’s signed consent, and an RCMP approved form of ID verification before proceeding.
ModoHR has been certified as a Living Wage Employer – committing to pay its staff and contracted workers a Living Wage
Welcome to Hired! where we look behind the scenes to find out what's going on in the world of hiring and HR. On this episode of Hired! by ModoHR, we spoke with Kathy, Vice President of People at Klue, a competitive intelligence platform that enables the collection, curation and distribution of competitive intel within an organization.
Volunteers are in high demand and open roles can be difficult to fill. Taking steps to ensure that a person is the right fit for a volunteer position is important for many reasons, including matching their skills with the role, ensuring the safety of the community, and protecting the liability of your organization.
In the world of recruitment, every organization is looking to employ candidates that fit their company culture, but far too few organizations make a decent effort to provide a positive experience for candidates throughout the process.
Caring Support is pleased to announce it has partnered with ModoHR Technologies Inc (“ModoHR”) to process background searches on ModoHR’s ScreeningCanada™ web application, the most compliant and technologically advanced Canadian background screening platform.
To help you better navigate the remote hiring process, we compiled a list of the 17 best and most actionable tips to help adapt your hiring practices to accommodate a remote workforce.
Remote work has become the standard for most organizations in 2020. Although there are quite a few benefits, including reduced turnover, for an organization when they allow their employees to work from home, some companies still haven’t adopted a remote working policy.
What is the biggest challenge facing Human Resources roles today? With the hurdles that 2020 has presented to most people, we invited Michael Andrasi, Human Resources Business Partner at Paysafe, onto the podcast to share how his team has adapted and what he has learned so far.
Background screening can be considered a commodity in today’s employment market. With the On-Demand Industry and a more engaged and accessible candidate pool to draw from, organizations need to ensure their screening process can keep up.
ScreeningCanada’s integration with Greenhouse Recruiting allows for hiring decisions to be made more efficiently by eliminating the need for back and forth between your background screening account and your ATS.
ScreeningCanada’s integration with SAP SuccessFactors allows for hiring decisions to be made more efficiently by eliminating the need for back and forth between an organization’s background screening account and their ATS.
The integration between ScreeningCanada™ and Workday removes the need to go back and forth between your ATS and your background screening account. Now, using the seamless integration, the recruiter or hiring manager is able to launch the background check for a candidate from within their Workday Recruiting account.
There is often indecision as to whether an organization should request a Vulnerable Sector Verification (VSV), or as it often called a Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC), from their candidate, or if a standard or enhanced criminal record check is enough.
As Canadians adapt to these new,unusual circumstances, I wanted to share what our team has done to mitigate risk and support clients during this turbulent time.
The world of background screening has always been fluid and ever-changing. We respond to the needs of employers across the country. We adapt to changing privacy and data security laws. We embrace new technology and new ways of onboarding new hires for positions in all levels. COVID-19 is another challenge for us to overcome. Will it be easy? No. Will the industry be changed? Probably. Will it be changed for the better? Definitely.
LiveVideoID, ScreeningCanada’s proprietary video identification service, approved by Canadian police services, allows candidates to easily authenticate their ID from ANYWHERE using their laptop, their desktop, or most importantly using their smartphone!