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The Case For Hiring Formerly Incarcerated Women

Is the stigma of being in prison keeping qualified women from finding work? We talk to WhenPeopleWork COO Sheila Rule about how her startup is helping formerly incarcerated job seekers find employment in a workforce that is still slow to give them a second chance.
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Is the stigma of being in prison keeping qualified women from finding work? We talk to WhenPeopleWork COO Sheila Rule about how her startup is helping formerly incarcerated job seekers find employment in a workforce that is still slow to give them a second chance.

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Tara McCollum

Tara McCollum, a New York native, currently resides in Houston, Texas, where she has learned to trade in cosmopolitans for margaritas, contemporary décor for bedazzled embellishments, and white winters for palm trees, but has held stead fast to her great love for the Yankees. With a bachelor’s degree in journalism from State University of New York at Purchase, she manages an office for an electrical company by day and is a loving mother to three beautiful furry animals by night. Never giving up on her dreams of one day becoming a novelist, she has slowly been documenting the crazy and unexpected soap opera-like turns of her life in the hopes of one day entertaining the masses with her unbelievable tales. Stay tuned.