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05.02.2024 : News

Revealing beyond the resume: Introducing Open Source Media Search

In today’s interconnected world, an individual’s contributions extend far beyond the confines of their workspace. What they express, engage in, and how others perceive them can significantly influence a company’s reputation. At Mintz Global Screening, we understand the importance of gaining a holistic understanding of potential employees beyond the transcending facts and figures presented on their resumes.


We are thrilled to introduce our latest innovative service: Open Source Media Search. This groundbreaking offering goes beyond conventional background screening by delving into publicly available data sources to provide a comprehensive picture of an individual’s identity.


Mintz Global Screening’s tool meticulously scours open-source media outlets, collecting, analyzing, and categorizing real-time content. By using the individual’s name and pertinent personal information, such as past employers, addresses, or educational institutions, we navigate through vast repositories of information to provide our clients with unparalleled insights.


Key Capabilities of Open Source Media Search:


  • Language Preference: Access information in English or French, ensuring seamless comprehension.
  • Swift Turnaround: Decrease waiting times for quicker and more efficient results.
  • Flagging Adverse Findings: Identify universally recognized adverse findings like discrimination, illicit activity, harassment, and violence, offering crucial insights for decision-making.


Why Choose the Mintz Global Screening’s Open Source Media Search?


  • Accuracy: Our reports focus solely on adverse results, allowing you to narrow in on critical information.
  • Enhanced Confidence: Gain a deeper understanding of your applicants, enabling more informed decisions.
  • Bilingual Support: A flexible, bilingual team ready to cater to your specific needs.
  • Detailed Summary Reports: Receive comprehensive reports with clickable links for a complete understanding.


At Mintz Global Screening, our commitment to providing cutting-edge background screening services remains unwavering. With Open Source Media Search, we empower organizations to make informed decisions by unraveling an applicant’s identity beyond the confines of a traditional resume.


Discover more about our Open Source Media Search service today and unlock a new dimension of understanding potential employees.


Contact us now to learn how Open Source Media Search can revolutionize your hiring process!

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