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Fair-chance hiring TED Salon presentation by Nyra Jordan

Updated: Apr 27, 2023

Nyra Jordan is an impact investor and social justice activist. In her TED Salon presentation, she discusses why it is important to give a chance to justice-involved job seekers and what companies can do to close the equity gap by hiring from this large pool of talent.

She recommends removing screening questions during the hiring process, creating meaningful partnerships, and providing support to help people with criminal records succeed in their roles.

Watch her full talk here:

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