Career Compass

The Path From Incarceration to Career Success with Robert Bennett

October 29, 2020
Career Compass
The Path From Incarceration to Career Success with Robert Bennett
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Career Compass
The Path From Incarceration to Career Success with Robert Bennett
Oct 29, 2020

1 in 3 adults have a criminal record and HR professionals play an essential role to ensure the formerly incarcerated have access to quality employment opportunities. One of the keys to reducing recidivism and improving public safety is finding employment for those who were formerly incarcerated. In this episode, co-host Kevin Abbed and Kristy Parola interview SHRM Business Operations Specialist, Robert Bennett, who describes his compelling story of overcoming his criminal past, reintegrating back into society, and thriving in the workplace. You will also learn more about SHRM’s Getting Talent Back to Work initiative and the benefits of second chances.

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Show Notes

1 in 3 adults have a criminal record and HR professionals play an essential role to ensure the formerly incarcerated have access to quality employment opportunities. One of the keys to reducing recidivism and improving public safety is finding employment for those who were formerly incarcerated. In this episode, co-host Kevin Abbed and Kristy Parola interview SHRM Business Operations Specialist, Robert Bennett, who describes his compelling story of overcoming his criminal past, reintegrating back into society, and thriving in the workplace. You will also learn more about SHRM’s Getting Talent Back to Work initiative and the benefits of second chances.

Subscribe to Career Compass on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn or wherever you listen to podcasts. Check out SHRM.org/podcasts to listen on your desktop. And be sure to rate and review the show on Apple Podcasts or on your podcatcher of choice. This special episode may always be viewed at YouTube.com/shrmofficial

Keep up with SHRM by visiting the website, liking our Facebook page, checking us out on LinkedIn, and following us on Twitter and Instagram.