What is the difference between Background and Reference Checks?

September 22, 2009
    

A recent article by Les Rosen, explains it well, while also endorsing Checkster's reference checking service.

They are several ways to look at it, the summary of this article: "Internet based references can be utilized by an employer to whittle down the field of candidates and to help an employer decide whom to hire. Background checks occur after an employer has made a tentative decision, and needs to determine whether there is any reason NOT to hire an applicant."