THE HIRING LANDSCAPE IN AMERICA
DEI = PROFITS
"Companies with more culturally and ethnically diverse executive teams were 33% more likely to see better-than-average profits"
"85% of human resources executives report that individuals with criminal records perform the same as, or better than, employees without criminal records"
Ben & Jerry's Creates Chances to Prevent Incarceration
"Unlock Potential, a hiring program built with help from Ben & Jerry's, will give career opportunities to those most likely to end up incarcerated"
SKILLS > DEGREES
"A degree is the lazy hiring manager's screen for basic skills"
Effects of a Criminal Record on Employment
"Applicants with criminal histories were the least likely to be hired"