Tag: verification

Employee Verification Platform Raises $4 Million

NEW YORK, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Vetty, a fast growing provider of an AI-based employee verification platform for gig-economy marketplaces and enterprises announced it is raising a Pre-Series A round of $4M USD. 3Lines Venture Capital, a previous investor in the company, will be leading this round by upping its own target investment of $1M USD. Krishna Kunapuli, a General Partner at 3Lines, will join the Vetty Board…

Truework Raises $30 Million Series B for Its Consent-based Identity Tech For Employment and Income Verification

Employee data privacy is a topic that has been increasing in frequency with CHRO’s and CIOs globally. Truework has just announced a $30 Milion Series B focused on employment and income verification, but the firm’s messaging and direction appears to be targeting the larger privacy issue with a focus on employee/consumer consent. Source: Announcing our […] The post Truework Raises $30 Million Series B…

What We Need Now In HR: A Better Employment Verification System

I guess I’m jaded after all these years–I don’t have a lot of faith in employment verifications or references. Why? They’re supplied by the candidate. Are they really going to supply a bad reference? I don’t think they will. I know I won’t.  I have had one employer in my entire 24-year history of HR-related work that was super pissed when I left. Super….

Linkedin China enforces real name verification

Linkedin China has informed all users of the platform that they will be required to comply with new measures requiring real-name registration. On August 25, 2017, internet regulator Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) announced that unidentified users of all online communities would not be permitted to post content or comment. The regulation is part of the country’s much-discussed Network Security Law, which serves as…

SpringRole: Hiring on Blockchain

SpringRole is building a protocol for an attestation (skills, work experience, education, etc.) based reputation network with rewards to individuals and attesters (endorsers). The functionality of the protocol is enabled by SpringRole Token (“SRT”) – the protocol’s utility token. Users interact with the system and other users, using SRT. Everything in the system – the cost of attesting/endorsing, rewards for referring individuals/organizations, and other…

What We Need Now In HR….A Better Employment Verification System

I guess I’m jaded after all these years–I don’t have a lot of faith in employment verifications or references. Why? They’re supplied by the candidate.  Are they really going to supply a bad reference? I don’t think they will. I know I won’t.  I have one employer in my entire 24 year history of HR-related work that was super pissed when I left. Super….

Need a pay stub to hire me? Take a hike!

Any employer hung up on getting your pay stub is going to be a bear to work with and will go hungry waiting for a good hire. Look out, HR — the talent is fed up, and in this economy your back is up against the wall. Will you keep demanding salary verification?