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February 22, 2019
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Boss loses £1m due to poor hire

A recruitment boss has admitted that he squandered a million pounds in poor hiring decisions, paying people who "essentially delivered no value to the business".

A poor hire can cost a company a lot, in money and resources, especially if the new employee causes damage to the organisation.

Research by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) found that UK businesses are making bad choices for two out of five new roles.

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February 15, 2019
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Job application for school reveals lies about convictions

A case involving a woman lying in a job application to an Oxford primary school about her previous crimes, shows the need for thorough background checking.

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February 15, 2019
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Focus on screening over brexit uncertainty

Pinkerton, a risk management company, is encouraging UK businesses to tighten up on employee screening prior to Brexit in light of the commercial uncertainty.

The company operates in security and risk, and sees Brexit as a reason to ensure the security, compliance and and reputation of UK businesses across all sectors.

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