Industry Insights

Orange Tree provides insights for background screening, drug testing, and occupational health services.

5 critical questions to ask about your background check process

If your company is doing its background checks in-house or using an inexperienced provider, several areas could cause trouble if done incorrectly. That's because the regulations and laws about background screening are constantly changing.

How to provide a great candidate experience during your hiring process

Would you agree that hiring new people for your company is nothing like it was a decade ago? Of...

Alabama REDEEMER Act: Key Takeaways

Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment and Eliminate Recidivism Act (REDEEMER Act)...

Important new hiring compliance laws employers need to know

36 states have laws for public employers, 15 states regulate private employers (California,...

7 Questions to ask before you hire a background screening company

If you’ve been looking for a background screening provider, you’ve probably noticed it’s a...

Adjudication keeps consistency and fairness in your hiring process

Adjudication is the process of evaluating the results of a candidate's background check against...

Things you might not know about social media background checks

Should you screen your candidates’ social media profiles or not? That’s a great question with a...

Employer's guide to pre-employment drug testing

The creation and maintenance of a compliant drug and alcohol testing policy are essential for...

How to conduct a background check

Conducting a background check isn’t a mystery. But it’s also not as simple as logging into a...

How fair chance hiring laws impact your business

Did you know that anywhere from 70-100 million people have a criminal record in the United...

How staffing agencies benefit from background checks

With more than 9 million job openings, recruiters and staffing agencies are working harder than...

What is a consumer credit report?

A Consumer Credit Report is an "Employment" credit report that provides information about a...

Benefits of an ATS integration with your background checks

In today's talent market, speed is more important than ever. You can save time when you use just...