Former Convicts No Longer Have To Notify Employers Of Their Criminal Past On Job Applications | Vibe

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President Obama announced Monday (November 2nd) an executive order which bans federal employers from asking about an applicant’s criminal history until later on in the application process.

The order known as “ban the box” which describes the actual checkbox on applications that inquires if applicant have ever been convicted of a crime, is intended to help former convicts successfully re-enter into society. Continue reading “Former Convicts No Longer Have To Notify Employers Of Their Criminal Past On Job Applications | Vibe”

Motivation Thursday

  Continue When you are making progress, continue. When you are in the zone and being effective, make use of your momentum. Continue, and you will transform a minor success into a major achievement. Continue, and build more value on top of the value you’ve created. It is tempting to stop when you’ve done enough. Yet you know you can do much more than that, and somewhere, deep down inside, you’ll be disappointed in yourself if you pass up the opportunity. Feel how great it feels to make a difference in your world. Then, harness that great feeling to make … Continue reading Motivation Thursday