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November 6 | 2019

Make Your Next Five Minutes Matter: The New SterlingNOW

Five minutes. It’s not that much time, but just think about how easy it is to waste five...

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November 6 | 2019

Identity Verification: You’re Probably Doing...

Not long ago, I learned about a large company facing a tragedy. They’d hir...

November 1 | 2019

Risky Business: What a Bad Background Check Can Co...

October 30 | 2019

Recruit & Retain: 3 Tips to Working Smarter

Your employees are the heart and soul of your business, connecting each department, driving quality work, and serving as your brand ambassadors. The interaction and impression customers have after interacting with your salespeople ultimately is what will reflect on the reputation of your brand. To continue to grow and expand your brand in an extrem...

October 30 | 2019

How to Leverage the Workday Recruiting Application...

Business moves forward on the strength of the world’s most valuable resour...

October 30 | 2019

HR Legislation in the Stoned Age: Marijuana Legali...

September 27 | 2019

How You Can Add “Likes” to Your Social...

Social media screening is the process of capturing samples of your candidates’ online social media activity to provide a view of their background. In this article, we will discuss why several organizations are outsourcing this service, and how it can be an important part of your background check program. The importance of social media screeni...

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Sterling provides a foundation of safety and trust.

Our vision is to make the world a safer place. And we know the right people make all the difference -- in your workplace, hospitals, and schools, to name a few. As a global leader in background and identity services, Sterling can help you navigate uncertainty, and hire with confidence. We'll empower your business to make smarter, faster, safer hiring decisions. Whether you're looking for background check services or want to chat through complex compliance issues -- we're here to help.

General Inquiries

Canada

866 881 2011

SterlingNOW Support

Please reach out to us at support@sterlingnow.io or message us using the help chat at sterlingcheck.com/sterlingnow. If you'd like a phone call, send us your phone number.

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