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29.01.2017 : News

Less than a week left until Garda Background Screening Solutions announces new company name

2016 was an exciting journey for us at Garda Background Screening Solutions. We established partnerships with numerous new clients, launched improved mobile-friendly interfaces for both our candidate and client websites, recruited new talent within our ranks and we ended the year on a high note by being acquired by the internationally-renowned Mintz Group, a leading due diligence, investigation and background screening firm.

We do not intend 2017 to be any less exciting – quite the contrary. We are thrilled to tell you that we will be officially announcing our new company name on February 1st. This brand change will usher in a new chapter in our story where we will pursue further international growth while continuing to constantly promote operational expertise in Canada, uphold best practices, and keep pushing the boundaries of technological innovation in the background screening industry.

 

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29.03.2022 : News

What happens when a candidate lies on their resume?

As a result of the greater accessibility of higher education, and the consequent increase in the number of people obtaining higher degrees than a few years ago, the competitiveness for top jobs has exploded. It is therefore no surprise that in order to increase their chances of being hired, more and more unscrupulous people decide to embellish or simply lie about their qualifications, experience or skills when applying for such… Lire la suite »

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06.12.2021 : News

Distribution of fake safety certificates puts public at risk

In Alberta, the RCMP has Uncovered a Fraud Involving the Distribution of Thousands of Counterfeit Safety Certificates   On November 4th, the RCMP has uncovered a large-scale fraud involving the distribution and selling of thousands of counterfeit safety certificates across the western provinces of the country. The operation mostly involves first-aid and hydrogen sulphide awareness trainings as well as other safety courses.   The two major organizations affected by the… Lire la suite »

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31.03.2021 : News

What does look bad on a background check?

Tips to undergo a background check   If you have just applied for a new position, chances are your potential future employer will ask you to undergo a background check as part of the hiring process. If this is your first background check, the process may seem intimidating and it is only natural to ask yourself what might be detrimental to your application or what might tilt the odds in… Lire la suite »