Engaging Employers to Hire Individuals with a Criminal History
A Technical Assistance Event for WIF Grantees*
A two-part technical assistance series for grantees to explore best practices and problem solve with their peers on how to identify and work with employers to hire job seekers with a criminal history. Thought leaders and subject matter experts discuss the challenges in working with this population and present practical ideas and solutions grantees can use.
Additional resources to review:
- Engaging Employers: A Sector-Based Approach to Employment for People with Criminal Records
- Integrated Reentry and Employment Strategies
Session 1: August 22, 2017
Session 2: September 15, 2017
Facilitator & Subject Matter Expert: Eric Seleznow, Maher & Maher Consultant
- John Rakis, Consultant
- Newton Sanon, CEO, Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) of South Florida
*Access the call recordings and transcripts, and additional resources under "Related Content" in the left column on this page.