Podcast explores job security for ex-felons and registered sex offenders

The latest Solitary Nation podcast explores the vexing problem ex-felons — especially registered sex offenders — have finding steady employment. Host, Matt Duhamel talks with Carolyn Esparza about his horrific experience with a Pacific Northwest employer over his criminal record from 10 years ago. Moving from Utah to Washington to take a full-time position withContinue reading “Podcast explores job security for ex-felons and registered sex offenders”

Committee hears testimony on "ban-the-box" bill

The Nebraska Legislature’s Business and Labor Committee heard testimony Monday on legislation (LB 420) that would remove criminal history check boxes from private employment applications.  State Sen. John McCollister of Omaha explained that Legislative Bill 420 would prevent employers from requiring disclosure of criminal history on the application only. During the interview process, employers wouldContinue reading “Committee hears testimony on "ban-the-box" bill”

Work-From-Home Employment Opportunity

Registered Citizens have an employment opportunity with a company called HomePro. The company provides at-home telemarketing reps to do mostly survey work. It’s not a difficult job, and it can be a stepping stone to better opportunities, as it is generally easier to find a job if you already have a job.  The company beganContinue reading “Work-From-Home Employment Opportunity”