Category Archives: Industry News

Jun 12, 2018

Industry News

Conducting Due Diligence


Due diligence in essence is an investigation into an entity. The investigation looks at the business, legal and financial position of the entity. A due diligence framework allows for an organisation to benchmark their criteria…

May 24, 2018

Industry News

Due Diligence: The devil is in the detail


Due Diligence: A reasonable investigation of a proposed investment deal and of the principals offering it before the transaction is finalised to check out an investment's worthiness. When you're in the process of buying a…

May 22, 2018

Industry News

What is Due Diligence?


What is due diligence? When and how should you do it? Due diligence is one of those terms that you may understand on the surface but don’t know how to put it into practice. The dictionary definition says…

May 15, 2018

Industry News

Facebook as an Employee Screening tool


Not only has social media changed the way businesses interact with, market to, and reach their customers, but it has had a profound effect on the way the human resources department finds potential candidates. In…

May 10, 2018

Industry News

Take this FREE Personality Test!


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Apr 11, 2018

Industry News

Why an Employee Screening Policy is important


Once your organisation has decided that Employee Screening and Background Checks will form an essential part of the company’s Recruitment and Human Resources process, it’s critical to ensure that this becomes company policy. Each and…