In the news 27.08.19

International compliance – a new era for SMCR

https://www.fow.com/articles/3693116/international-compliance-a-new-era-for-smcr

Onfido Commended by Frost & Sullivan for its Proprietary AI-based Hybrid Identity Verification Solution

https://www.newswiretoday.com/news/171166/Onfido-Commended-by-Frost-and-Sullivan-for-its-Proprietary-AI-based-Hybrid-Identity-Verification-Solution/

Background Screening Firm, Cisive, Named a Top 10 RegTech Solution Provider by Banking CIO

https://virtual-strategy.com/2019/08/25/background-screening-firm-cisive-named-a-top-10-regtech-solution/

Top 5 Reasons Why Police Checks is Essential in Pre-employment Process

http://thyblackman.com/2019/08/27/top-5-reasons-why-police-checks-is-essential-in-pre-employment-process/

Nearly Half of Employees Hiding Social Media From Employers

https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/nearly-half-employees-hiding-social-173936438.html

Only 17% of HR professionals have never found discrepancies on candidate CVs

https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Only_17_of_HR_professionals_have_never_found_discrepancies_on_candidate_CVs-ZAWYA20190826110447/

62-year-old St Boswells man admits £30k benefits fraud

https://www.bordertelegraph.com/news/17861601.62-year-old-st-boswells-man-admits-30k-benefits-fraud/

E-Verify is intended to detect workers without legal status. How do immigrants get around it?

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-08-26/e-verify-detects-workers-legal-status-how-did-immigrants-get-around-it

Why You Should Make An Investment In Pre-Hire Testing

https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertsher/2019/08/26/why-you-should-make-an-investment-in-pre-hire-testing/#5fa6dcb31508 

Pre Employment Test – a Bench of Entering into corporate world

https://risemedia.net/2019/08/27/pre-employment-test-a-bench-of-entering-into-corporate-world/

Push to raise proportion of women in top roles hits ceiling

https://www.ft.com/content/751d85d4-c71f-11e9-af46-b09e8bfe60c0

Immigration raid on second Stansted takeaway in less than a week – and a third shuts suddenly

https://www.bishopsstortfordindependent.co.uk/news/after-bombay-butler-raid-inmigration-finds-illegal-worker-at-lams-and-phuket-shuts-9080810/

Churches conducting more background checks, but sex offenders still slipping through cracks

https://www.foxnews.com/us/churches-background-checks-sex-offenders

Survey: 82% of Workers Try to Keep Their Social Media From Employers

https://www.fool.com/careers/2019/08/25/survey-workers-try-keep-social-posts-employers.aspx

Arrest over alleged Irish Football Association fraud

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/49465123

Report Finds 2019 on Track to Be Another “Worst Year on Record” for Data Breach Activity

https://www.esrcheck.com/wordpress/2019/08/23/2019-mid-year-data-breach-report/

Global firm halts operations in Nigeria over ‘fraudulent practices’ by employees

https://www.thecable.ng/global-firm-halts-operations-in-nigeria-over-fraudulent-practices-by-employees

Matthew Payne