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News archive for February 2016

Free IT Security Guide

Posted: 23rd February 2016 in Security News

Cybercrime is a fast-growing area of crime. More and more criminals are exploiting the speed, convenience and anonymity of the Internet to commit a diverse range of criminal activities that know no borders, either physical or virtual, cause serious harm and pose very real threats to victims worldwide.


Director Banned for Illegal Workers

Posted: 19th February 2016 in Security News

The former head of a Leicester clothing manufacturer has been disqualified from acting as the director of a company for seven years after an Insolvency Service investigation found his business was employing illegal workers. Read the story in full here


Employing illegal workers leads to costly fines

Posted: 19th February 2016 in Background Checks

A Glasgow restaurant boss who recently employed four illegal immigrants has been fined £25,000.


Cyber Crime event

Posted: 19th February 2016 in Company News

Agenda Screening Services will be part of the panel discussion regarding Cyber Crime, as part of the Hull and Humber Chamber of Commerce’s AGM on Friday 4 March.


New Training Programme Introduced at Agenda

Posted: 17th February 2016 in Company News

This year, Agenda introduced a new training system and is encouraging staff to participate in ‘lunch and learn’ fortnightly sessions. The sessions aim to enhance creativity, team spirit with the opportunity to learn new skills whilst having fun at the same time.


Join our team!

Posted: 16th February 2016 in Company News

Excellent opportunity to join our growing Business Development and Sales team.


Valentine's Day Scam!

Posted: 16th February 2016 in Security News

Cyber criminals have scammed love-struck Brits out of £27 million, victims of ‘romance’ scams lost an average of £10,000 to fraudsters.


Thank you all round!

Posted: 12th February 2016 in Company News

“Cheers!” from the boss…


Director disqualified for employing illegal workers

Posted: 12th February 2016 in Background Checks

Insider Media Limited have today reported on a Newcastle Restaurant Director being disqualified for seven years for allowing the company to employ illegal workers.


Pancake Fundraising

Posted: 09th February 2016 in Company News

As Today is Shrove Tuesday, staff at head office got to dig into some delicious pancakes for a small donation to this year’s charity, Alzheimer’s Society.


Chris Zanetti Joins the Agenda Board

Posted: 03rd February 2016 in Company News

Agenda is delighted to announce that Chris Zanetti has joined the Board as a non-executive director.


Excellent City of Culture Event

Posted: 03rd February 2016 in Company News

Norman Mortell, Operations Director for Agenda Screening Services attended the City of Culture 2017 Business Club meeting at the Brynmor Jones Library hosted by the University of Hull this week.


Bake Sale Success

Posted: 02nd February 2016 in Company News

On Friday 29th January Agenda had its first charity event of the year to raise money for our chosen charity of 2016, Alzheimer’s Society.