Its sad that i actually have a bachelor's degree but since im a convicted felon i cant get nothing but warehouse or general labor jobs. So much for a second chance
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Worksource North Seattle is hosting a Second Chance hiring event to feature employers who extend ex-offenders employment opportunities.
The event is set for Tuesday, August 27, from 12:30p - 3p, at the Worksource North Seattle, OCEE Building, North Seattle College, 9600 College Way North, Seattle, WA 98103.
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I got hired at a shelter so I figured this would be great experience I am a full-time student about to graduate in the healthcare field and don't know exactly what I want to do but I love helping people. I was very happy to get this job and happily signed over my Cori and said to the man I have not been in trouble in over 10 years he said then we should be fine I assumed everything would be fine as we had already discussed the fact that I had a…
My Name is mist i went down got my ISTC and firewatch badge but no one will give me a chance cause i dont know anyone from the inside all i want is a chance to show im a hard worker and want to climb to the top.
No matter what type of background a person comes from, or what you are trying to do in life, at some point we all may need a SECOND CHANCE. Not everyone gets it right on the first try. In my opinion, SECOND CHANCERS have the advantage. How?.... We have failed before and we know what not to do. A failed attempt is experience! So give an EXPERIENCED individual a SECOND CHANCE.
IT SEEMS LIKE TIMES ARE HARD .WHEN SOMEONE CAME A LONG ,GAVE YOU A JOB &NOW YOU CAN PAY YOUR BILLS AND YOUR WIFE'S BROTHER BACK.BOY DON'T IT FEEL GOOD TO BE ABLE TO STAND ON YOUR FEET SIT UP STRAIT IN YOUR WHEEL CHAIR,IN YOUR BED OR WHAT EVER YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES MAYBE TODAY. DON'T GIVE IN OR UP JUST PUT YOUR BEST SELF FORWARD.[ JUST ONE MORE STEP PEOPLE].
The BEST thing about working for #SecondChance is that you make good money and work and help at the company increase
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A few days ago I posted a issue I witnessed regarding felons. How do you feel about companies hiring ex-felons? I know people who committed crimes and have changed there life's and others who choose to continue breaking the law. This is a subject I feels needs to truly be looked at from a national stand point, what's your thoughts? More on this later.
If you or someone close to you has a criminal background you know that it can feel very isolating at times. Often felons feel that they are cast aside from society and unable to re-enter the workforce, but there are opportunities to explore!
I recently discovered a program offered by Goodwill called “Jobs on the Outside” located in North Carolina.
It’s a free program that assists individuals with a criminal background successfully obtain and…