Tag: Ban the box

The Problem(s) with Ban the Box

Ban the box has gone viral. And while the removal of this little check box has potentially made life easier for job seekers with a criminal past, it has created much confusion and frustration for employers. If you haven’t been in the loop, “ban the box” is the catchy phrase that refers to removal of the check box on a job application asking whether…

How Well Do You Know Your Employment Laws? [Quiz]

Calling all HR managers: how well do you understand employment laws? Whether you are responsible for conducting background checks or not, understanding the latest updates in employment legislation protects your company from legal liabilities while creating a smoother hiring process. After you take this quiz, you’ll be one step closer to revolutionizing the way your company conducts job interviews, screens employees, and hires job…