How to ask for a letter of recommendation as a felon is not something they teach you in prison. Very few job seekers obtain letters of recommendation and even fewer know how to ask for a letter of recommendation as a felon. Those ...Read More
About Adam Sanders
Adam Sanders has worked as a reentry advisor, program leader, and teacher at San Quentin State prison in San Quentin California for several years. He co-founded San Quentin's financial literacy program and is passionate about helping former offenders successfully re-enter society and find personal and financial success.Adam also has nearly a decade of experience working in Marketing and Finance for large software companies and an MBA from Northwestern University.
Employment for felons is difficult to find when you don’t have a lot of experience reading help wanted ads or job postings. There are a lot of unwritten rules and lingo that you might not be aware of if this ...Read More
Who hires felons? That is a questions I hear over and over in the job training and reentry programs I lead. It is a constant struggle to find out exactly who hires felons. Companies that do hire ex cons don’t want to ...Read More
Company Name Concord Pet Foods and Supplies Industry Pet food and supplies Headquarters Newark, Delaware Company Overview Concord Pet started in 1978 out of a trailer at Larry’s Mobile. Originally the Mutschler Family was looking for a way to feed ...Read More
Company Name Alton and Southern Railway Company Industry Railroad Headquarters Chicago, IL Company Overview The Alton & Southern Railway Company operates as a switching railroad, connecting and directing freight from all over the United States to various strategic destination points. Operating ...Read More
Networking is the absolute most effective method for finding jobs for ex felons. As we discussed in our previous article on how others are finding jobs for ex felons HERE, between 40% and 80% of all jobs are filled through ...Read More