2020 Trends Report: Background Screening Across Industries

February 18, 2020 – 1pm CT / 2pm ET


If you want to optimize your HR resources and align screening activities with what your industry peers are doing, then this webcast is for you. Increasing your awareness may help assess your current screening strategy.

In this webinar, you will learn about background check products other HR executives are using, and we’ll connect the pieces with your company size and industry along the way. In a new 2020 research report, we looked at 500 mid-sized to large companies in the U.S. in over a dozen industries.

We review overall usage trends for different background checks across all companies and look in-depth at several individual industries, including: Technology, Healthcare, Construction, Staffing, Professional Services, Hospitality, Finance/Banking, Education, Government and more.

This research revealed:

  • Benchmarks to help HR executives draw industry-specific and cross-industry performance comparisons
  • Possible reasons some specialized background checks options are used and what industries are using them
  • Example profiles for background screening packages used in different industries based on averages

Even if you are confident in your current background screening strategy, you may find out common screening practices that may change your mind. In the end, you will walk away with a plan and next steps to help factor industry trends into your background screening packages.

Who Should Participate; HR Managers, Directors and VPs at companies in the United States

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