hiring http://wrvo.org en "Ban the Box" employment proposal controversial http://wrvo.org/post/ban-box-employment-proposal-controversial <p>The Syracuse Common Council is considering legislation that would prohibit businesses from screening prospective job applicants about their history of criminal convictions, early on in the hiring process. It's a concept meant to stop discrimination against potential employees with a criminal record. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:05:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 32987 at http://wrvo.org