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Got an email from the company I'm going to be starting at in a week, saying they need to verify stuff on my background check. I completed the requirements to get certified as a lean facilitator last year, but my company never sent the physical certificate. I gave all the info I've got, including the email of the main lean guy from my old company, who can verify everything. Do I have anything to worry about here, or am I freaking out for nothing? Headed to a big 4, fwiw

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You’re good, enjoy your Saturday. I don’t have a physical college diploma, but it doesn’t mean I didn’t graduate from there!

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Freaking out for nothing. Enjoy the weekend!

I may be misinterpreting your comment, but doesn’t sound like they provided specifics of what they want to verify so I would not give up any information unless requested/until you know what it’s about. Or did they specifically mention your certification? If so I don’t see anything to worry about based on what you mentioned above.

Understood OP. You’re good, congratulations and enjoy the weekend!

Do you have a digital certificate? You should get some tangible proof of success in case your old contact gets a new job and can no longer verify your prior work.

Sounds like a small procedural detail that needs to be completed. I wouldn’t worry about it.

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