The Importance of Background Checks for Small Business Owners

For many small business owners, taking on all of the company’s duties and responsibilities can be rather difficult, especially as your business expands over time. Hiring employees is a great way to reduce your work load, and it allows you to place more emphasis on running the business rather than doing a lot of the leg work on your own. While the hiring process can be rather time consuming, it will allow you to hire individuals that are an ideal fit for your company. While in-person interviews and verifying references are great ways to help you determine who to hire, conducting a background check is an essential part of the pre-employment screening process. Padgett Payroll Services®, small business payroll expert, shares the importance of conducting a background check.

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