Mind Your Business Inc

Five tips for protecting your business

1. Run background checks A key part of ensuring your hires are the type of people you want as a part of your business, it’s important to run a background check. There are many different types of background check, so be sure you are picking the most relevant ones to your business. A background check…

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First Advantage releases employment screening report

Global Screening Benchmark Report. “With the latest economic trends pointing to a slow-down in global hiring and recent U.S. legislation limiting certain types of employment screening tools, employers of all sizes are challenged with staying in compliance with ever-changing regulations, while also getting the most qualified applicants in the door,” said Andy Macdonald, President &…

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Mind Your Business, Inc. now on Facebook

data compiled by Social Bakers). Across the world, this number increases to almost 800 million active Facebook users. As I said – internet giant. As a small businesses-to-business in a niche industry, at Mind Your Business we understand the difficulties we could face once entering the world of Facebook – which is why we didn’t…

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Heath Schuler visits Mind Your Business

A native of Swain County and a current resident of Haywood County, Heath Shuler was first elected to represent North Carolina’s 11th Congressional District in November 2006. A former NFL quarterback,  Congressman Shuler was also a successful entrepreneur and small business owner prior to his congressional bid. As someone who has first-hand experience creating and…

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Applicant background check – what you need to know

education verification for a cashier job at the movie theater, but a criminal check and even employment verification will be essential for a police job where the applicant will have access to a firearm. Remember to be careful prying too deeply in the applicant’s recorded history especially with regard to applicant consent, so be aware…

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Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) amendment

types of background checks available to landlords and companies, such checks are an integral way they ensure that their tenants or franchisees are honest and reliable. However, should you perform a credit check on an individual and find a problem, the rules have now changed. If you use a credit score and take adverse action…

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Employment checks in North Carolina

2011 NC Small Business Person of the Year. Providing a cost-effective service, quick turnaround and unbeatable customer service, if you need to perform employment checks in North Carolina, then MYB is the route to go. Why the rise in unemployment? There could be a couple of reasons as to why we have suddenly seen unemployment rise, despite the…

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The different types of background checks explained

employment verification. Credit Checks These are not always performed as part of employment verification, and are known as a type of background check saved for specific job roles – such as those in finance, or government positions. Credit checks are a part of staff testing that will recognize any individuals with a poor credit record –…

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