For the next two weeks, we are taking your entries for a drawing for a 16gb iPod touch. If you don't know about the iPod touch, it is a super cool media player. It has a music and video player, web browser, wifi, touch screen, games...the thing is loaded!
What do we want? Simple: we want your hiring horror stories. The creepy guy with the lazy eye who stole all of the purple paperclips. The lady who seemed like a diamond in the rough when you hired her but turned out just plain rough. The guy who asked for the week off so he could serve his jail time. The lady that probably should have been committed.
If you've been in HR (or just hiring people) for a while, you have these sort of stories. We want to hear them. Here are the details:
Crimcheck.com has been an early sponsor of HRM Today as well as other HR bloggers. They provide nationwide background checks in addition to all of your pre-employment screening needs. We've been extremely appreciative of their sponsorship that helped us get our community launched. If you are interested in learning more about them, you can check out their website or you can talk to Todd Moss or Pat Murphy right here on HRM Today. Thank you for sponsoring the iPod touch!