It is safe to say Recidivism rates are increasing each year in some states- particularly those in the South, than in other states. Almost always, when an employer sees a potential candidate does not have a clean background, the opportunity to land a job is automatically lost. Society tends to close its doors to possible success from those who want to turn their lives around to make things right, by earning a living- the honest way. So, many are sent back to prison because "The Outside" doesn't give them the chance to survive. Do you agree Society plays a part in Recidivism? Is this right?
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As an employer, I wouldn't have wanted a government committee deciding who I could hire or what facts I could consider when choosing an employee. The results of that would be disastrous.
I don't think you understand what I mean. I simply mean that the committee would deem the individual to be employable or not. A background check is what is on a record. Also government information. Instead, the background check would show whether the
my response wont fit. I understand what you mean and I believe you misconstrued me. The committee would simply give an opinion. Nothing more.
sam1985, thank you so much for your comment and sharing your life experience related to this topic. I appreciate your transparency and only hope your message can open many eyes and hearts to create humility in a world where no one is flawless.