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PIPEDA 101

In 2004, the Canadian government fully implemented the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) to govern how organizations in the federally-regulated sector use and disclose personal information for commercial reasons. In general, any company that falls under the leg... Read More

Added on 07/31/2019 by Kimberly Chan-Fee

Why Reasons for Leaving Matter

Whenever we conduct reference checks or employment verifications, we always ask why a candidate left their previous employer. Was it simply the end of their contract? Did they find a new opportunity for career growth? Did they move to be closer to home? Or, were they dismissed for poor perform... Read More

Added on 07/11/2019 by Kimberly Chan-Fee

Fraud - How Can You Prevent It?

Fraud in the workplace is becoming more common as time goes on. Editing tools like Photoshop are available for hopeful employees - making it easy to put together a fake certification. Occupational Safety stated that an increasing number of people are using fake certifications in the oil, gas, con... Read More

Added on 07/08/2019 by Elizabeth MacMillan