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Poll: Apprenticeships make people more job-ready than college

Six out of 10 Americans think that apprenticeships make people more employable than going to college. That’s according to the results of the latest American Staffing Association Workforce Monitor survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults, which was conducted online by The Harris Poll. The Trump Administration has promoted apprenticeships as an alternative to higher …

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More employers turn to ongoing background checks

A growing number of employers have begun to conduct ongoing background checks of their workers. A pre-employment screening is, of course, routine. But now companies are running occasional or even continuous checks to protect themselves and their customers from workers who might be criminals. Ongoing background checks are easier to do now because more police …

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Pre-employment physical tests draw EEOC scrutiny

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is cracking down on companies that use pre-employment physical stress tests to weed out female job applicants. The agency says it is paying especially close attention to companies that try to screen out applicants with pre-existing injuries and/or medical conditions after applicants had already received a conditional employment offer. The …

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