Conflict to attend Tennessee event held by Mayor Tim Kelly
Conflict International’s US Business Development Manager, Andrew McLaren, will be attending an event in Tennessee held by Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly. The Winter Cocktail Fundraiser takes place at the Gilman Event Hall in Chattanooga on Thursday December 8th from 6-8pm. Conflict International is an event sponsor and Andrew will be meeting
Historic social media posts bowl out England duo
Historic social media posts from England international cricketers Alex Hales and Ateeq Javid have reared their head in recent weeks and earned the pair a reprimand from the Cricket Discipline Commission. The duo become the latest in a growing list of cricketers to receive reprimands for historic posts they made. Directive
A professional social media check protects your reputation
How can you be sure there is nothing untoward in an new employee's social media timeline that could damage your company's reputation? You may have processes in place to guard against what is posted while someone is part of your team, but what happened before they joined you? These issues can
Do you know what your new hire is posting on social media?
The reputation of your company can be at stake if your employees are found to be posting undesirable content on social media. You can have processes in place to guard against what is posted while they are part of your team, but can you be sure there is nothing untoward in
Declan Bamber becomes Head of Pre-Employment
We are pleased to announce that Declan Bamber has been promoted to the role of Head of Pre-Employment. Since joining Conflict, Dec has been an integral part of this busy and ever-growing department, conducting Pre-Employment checks for a wide range and size of clients on a daily basis. Having worked in the
Employment screening under the Senior Managers and Certification Regime
Since 2019, all FCA regulated firms have been governed by the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR), a framework designed to uphold both individual accountability across leadership and organisational integrity within the UK financial market. This framework guides the structure to which boards and managers operate, ensuring those in senior roles
Streamline your New Year pre-employment checks
After a long Christmas break, returning to work may seem a daunting prospect for many. A period of reflection over the festive period will often lead people to seek pastures new, and hunt for a new career. January is typically a busy month for recruiters, with many expecting to receive an
Do your internal pre-employment checks fit the Bill?
In 2006, new national guidelines were introduced setting out the rules required for vetting in the Police service. You will therefore be surprised to learn that 15 years later, over one quarter of UK Police forces are still falling short of these guidelines. It beggars belief that at a time when
Meet Conflict’s Pre Employment Guru
We sat down with our Accounts Manager Declan Bamber to get the inside scoop on the Pre-Employment side of the company, and delve deeper into exactly what we are able to dig up to stop you hiring candidates with skeletons in their closet. An area in which Conflict International specialise is
Social Media Abuse: How many more footballers to become victims?
Following the conclusion of the footballing weekend, British football has again been tainted by vile social media abuse. The Guardian confirmed earlier this month that several Twitter users who were banned after the Euro 2020 final were still posting on the platform under altered usernames. Social media abuse towards footballers is