Background checks have several advantages. Some are obvious, others are less known. Common to most is that they have a positive effect on the enterprise security. A Background check is actually one of the easiest risk prevention measures businesses can implement.
- Safer business (better security = lower risk)
- Meets requirements / legal aspects from authorities
- Meets demands and wishes of customers
- Gives satisfied candidates and employees
- Prevents bad hires
- Saving money!
The best argument for conducting a background check is still this:
The candidate is given a unique opportunity to obtain an independent and fair assessment.