Is healing formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated people more important than helping them get jobs? If you’d like to know the answer to that question, just ask Father Greg Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles. The world’s largest […]
Interested in a tech career but don’t want to go to college? Want to learn online at your own pace and possibly get a job after completing the course? Google may have the answer for you. The company has expanded […]
With Joe Biden and his plans to tackle climate change now firmly in the White House, creating green energy jobs is expected to become a national priority. And those in reentry looking for work should be sure to check out […]
Facing a tremendous amount of stress after coming out of jail or prison? Not sure how to deal with it? If this is you, consider enrolling in a Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction class. MBSR, as it’s commonly known, was developed […]
While you may not think of yourself as being charismatic, charisma is a quality that can be developed. And it can be helpful as you search for employment, re-establish relationships after incarceration and live your life.
Never underestimate the power of compassion. And what one person can do to improve the lives of those facing challenges. Take aesthetician Natasha Baldivia for example.
Richard Bronson, the founder of 70millionjobs.com, has created the Commissary Club, a new free social network for people who have been incarcerated. And, if one of our blog readers is any indication, it has the potential to change a lot […]
After being cooped up in jail or prison for months, if not years, you may long for fresh air, open spaces and a life outdoors. And you may want to consider a job on a farm or a ranch. This […]
If you think ghosting is just for dating, think again. Ghosting has entered the workforce, and it can be a big problem for job seekers – and for hiring managers, as well. For those who don’t know exactly what ghosting […]
Cell phone repair has become a popular service, as well as a viable work option for those leaving jail and prison. Just ask Nicole Russell, president of CellBotics in Atlanta. She played a pivotal role in helping a group of […]