The Certn Blog

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Improve Brand Reputation with Background Screening

A good reputation is hard to build and easy to destroy. Here’s how background screening can help uphold and even improve brand reputation.

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How Hiring Processes Have Changed and How Your Organization Can Adapt

The hiring process has changed drastically in recent years. Here are a key ways you can use technology in recruitment.

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Certn Makes The 2021 Ready to Rocket List for the Third Year In A Row

As a proud Canadian and British Columbia-based company, Certn is excited to make the 19th Annual “Ready to Rocket” list, under the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) category!

SelectSoftware Reviews Top Background Check Company: Certn
SelectSoftware Reviews Top Background Check Company: Certn

We are excited to announce that Certn is featured as a top background check company on SelectSoftware Reviews (SSR). SSR provides expert advice on the best HR and recruiting software.

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Land and Retain Talent With These Incentives For Retail

We list our top tips for landing and retaining retail talent.

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Certn Integration With LinkedIn Talent Hub

Certn is integrating machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) in new ways, to provide the best possible background check experience for businesses to characterize and evaluate their people — employees, tenants, borrowers and more. 

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6 Struggles in Retail Recruitment and How to Solve Them

It’s been a rough year for retail. COVID-19 has presented a huge challenge for employers. Here’s how to overcome some common struggles.

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Certn Lime: The Background Check Solution for SMBs

We’ve introduced a new self-serve option for small- and medium-sized businesses to get going with background checks right away.

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The Certn Background Check Process

If you work in HR, you know the candidate experience during the background check process often determines whether your candidate completes their job application or not. Here’s how the Certn process makes all the difference.

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Certn Scores $43M in Funding

Read all about the latest Certn funding announcement – $43M to change the background screening industry!

Certn and Vanta Partner to Help Companies with SOC 2 Readiness and Security
Certn and Vanta Partner to Help Companies with SOC 2 Readiness

Here’s how Certn’s SOC 2 background checks help Vanta clients with SOC 2 readiness.

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2022 HR Trends Background Screening Helps With

2023 is just around the corner. And while the workplace is very different from what it was at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, to say the change is done is presumptuous.