Trust is the New Competitive Advantage
We are living in an era defined and shaped by data. Business, politics, health, culture, and investment is affected by this growing tsunami of data. With near daily news stories of data miss use, hacking exploits and regulatory changes, is building trust the new battle ground for business? The event at C4Di will cover developing trust as the new competitive advantage. The future of trust using AI and the ever-evolving world of bitcoin and trusting the blockchain.
Cyber Simulation EventPosted: 21st November 2018 in Company News
In November Chris, Agenda's Head of IT and Compliance, and Norman, our Managing Director, attended an evening event ran at Barclays and kindly provided for free by Price Waterhouse Cooper (they usually charge thousands of pounds to run these kinds of events) to pit two teams against each other in a realistic cyber simulation...
CIPD Manchester 2018Posted: 12th November 2018 in Company News
On the 7th and 8th of November, Agenda packed our stand, our promotional materials and our giveaway prizes into a van as we did last year, and made the two-hour journey to Manchester for the annual CIPD Conference
Why screen as part of your onboarding process?Posted: 12th October 2018 in Company News
Whatever the size of your company, onboarding new employees is a key component and hiring the wrong person can damage your reputation, affect your business and have financial consequences.
Cyber Attack – Are you prepared?Posted: 05th October 2018 in Company News
The Humber Business Resilience Forum ran an excellent ‘Are you prepared for a Cyber Attack’ event today. Led by Detective Sergeant Steven Dennison from the Cybercrime Investigation Team, Humberside Police, he was joined by one of the UKs top data security consultants, Tom Chappelow from Data Protection People.
NAPBS Board position announcedPosted: 02nd October 2018 in Company News
Agenda Screening Services are pleased to announce that our Director of Screening, Carl Butler, has been re-appointed a Board Director for a 2 year term.
Agenda is proud to partner SAFERjobsPosted: 01st October 2018 in Company News
Our partnership initiative with Safer Jobs is a timely one as the DBS recently announced that it was cracking down on fraudsters who take money in advance for criminal checks certificates that never appear. Agenda welcomes this DBS crack down and supports Safer Jobs to enable people who are seeking employment to avoid getting duped.
Securing websites with certificatesPosted: 13th September 2018 in Company News
What is the difference between a standard website certificate and an EV website certificate?
An overview of BS7858 Security Screening.Posted: 23rd August 2018 in Background Checks
This British Standard gives recommendations for the security screening of individuals to be employed in an environment where the security and/or safety of people, goods and services, personal data or property is a requirement of the employing organisation’s operations and/or where such security screening is in the public and/or corporate interest.