Duration: 9 min.
Welcome to the “Hiring Applicants with Criminal Records” video lesson intended to educate viewers on the basics of hiring people with a criminal history. This lesson explains key terminology as well as federal and state legislation as it pertains to hiring those with criminal records. Additionally, the lesson provides best practices for employers to keep in mind as they navigate this complex process. (Keywords: arrest history, arrest record, ban the box, discrimination, EEOC, employment law, felony, human resources, misdemeanor, negligent hiring, The Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act, Title VII)