New Learning Modules Added to HR Genius for the Week of Feb 12, 2018 Including Best Practices in Background Checks, HR in the Middle East, and More

This week, new Human Resources (HR) lessons on the most up-to-date best practices have been added to’s HR Genius program, an innovative, educational program containing an unprecedented comprehensive HR library of thousands of interactive mobile friendly elearning lessons. has become the most popular destination for HR professionals to find on-demand resources and content. HR Professionals turn to as a trusted resource to continuously upgrade their knowledge, stay informed on the latest HR trends, best practices, and legislation while staying compliant and mitigate risk in the workplace. New and relevant learning modules, including free lessons, are added to the library each week for on-demand elearning access for learners to access any day or time at their convenience.

Some examples of this week’s featured HR Genius lesson modules include:
HR in the Middle East – Regional Issues by Michael Pyers, Owner and Principal, Total HR and Employee Relations – “Michael Pyers helps us understand the legal and practical issues for HR in the Middle East. His series goes over culture, laws, employment contracts, issues for expatriates and non-nationals working in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates.”

How Long Do Background Checks Take? by Lewis Lustman, HireRight – “Getting someone’s complete background in a matter of seconds is pure Hollywood fiction. The reality is that it will usually take several days to complete a background check.”

There are a number of Complimentary Lessons available every week including:
Video Assessments by Walter Hueber, CEO, Cammio – “Learn how to identify the key characteristics of a good assessment and understand how automated video interviews can be utilized as a proven delivery mechanism for assessments.”

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