What’s Your Reputation Worth?

For several years, we were “that” house in the neighborhood. “That” house is the house where neighborhood kids congregate on the porch. Kids you don’t know show up bumped, bruised and bleeding looking for a kind word and a first aid kit. “That” house is the house where neighbors show up with dog on lease, key in hand, a feeding schedule and a sticky note of emergency phone numbers in case something happened to the dog, the house or both. How did we become “that” house in our neighborhood? Reputation!
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Is Social Media Influencing Background Checks?

Google. Love it or hate it, Google has changed the way we live, work and play in the 21st century. Google has influenced more online behavior than another other tool in the past ten years. While there have been many search tools before Google dominated the space, Google has emerged as the search engine of choice for millions. Why is search important? At last estimate, 85% of all online behavior begins with a search of some sort. What are people searching for online? Chances are they’re searching for information about you and me.
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