Wow, so many years have gone by since I thought about my old friends. A few good ones from High School aren’t easy to come by, but are they really out there, somewhere? 314 more words
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When you mention “Ban the Box” to anyone, you almost immediately have to launch into a defensive stance. Most logical people would certainly interpret the tragically-named civil rights initiative as some kind of counter-feminist movement at best, or an… 668 more words
DO YOU KNOW WHAT’S ON YOUR BACKGROUND CHECK?
We all have secrets, but what’s a secret when others know about it? If you’ve ever been asked to submit to a screening, say for a job interview you just had or an apartment you’d like to rent, you’ve probably asked yourself: 470 more words
Many new ex-felons are troubled by the check box many job application forms include asking about whether a person has any criminal arrest and/or conviction history. 1,044 more words