What Companies Are Willing to Hire Felons?

What Companies Are Willing to Hire Felons?

What Companies Are Willing to Hire Felons?

Some companies that are willing to hire felons in 2015 are Ace Hardware, American Greetings, AT&T, Black & Decker, Dole Food Company, Dunlop Tires, Great Clips, HH Gregg, Motorola, Nordstrom, Olive Garden, PepsiCo, Shell Oil, Sony, Tesla and Wendy's. To find companies that are willing to hire felons, a potential applicant should contact companies that are hiring and simply ask.

In fact, companies are not always allowed to ask about convictions on their job applications and are often not allowed to have blanket exclusion policies, which exclude individuals from procuring employment based on one facet of their life. An example of a blanket exclusion policy would be a policy that excluded all people who had a criminal offense on their record, notes ERC.