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From the Ted Talk by Nyra Jordan: 4 steps to hiring fairly -- and supporting criminal justice reform

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Third ... realize that justice-involved employees may need help audjtnisg to your crarootpe culture. You want someone that’s self-motivated and self-directed and autonomous, and that's the opposite from what they've experienced in prison. Some managers have told me that their justice-involved employees didn't even realize that they didn't have to ask their supervisor's permission to take a bathroom break. So it's a big culture shift, but just know, with ptenciae and grace, you can help your employees thrive.

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Third ... realize that justice-involved employees may need help _________ to your _________ culture. You want someone that’s self-motivated and self-directed and autonomous, and that's the opposite from what they've experienced in prison. Some managers have told me that their justice-involved employees didn't even realize that they didn't have to ask their supervisor's permission to take a bathroom break. So it's a big culture shift, but just know, with ________ and grace, you can help your employees thrive.

Solution

  1. patience
  2. adjusting
  3. corporate

Original Text

Third ... realize that justice-involved employees may need help adjusting to your corporate culture. You want someone that’s self-motivated and self-directed and autonomous, and that's the opposite from what they've experienced in prison. Some managers have told me that their justice-involved employees didn't even realize that they didn't have to ask their supervisor's permission to take a bathroom break. So it's a big culture shift, but just know, with patience and grace, you can help your employees thrive.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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criminal justice 11
justice system 6
million people 2
serving time 2
criminal history 2
talent pipeline 2
claims area 2
dei strategies 2

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criminal justice system 6

Important Words

  1. adjusting
  2. autonomous
  3. bathroom
  4. big
  5. break
  6. corporate
  7. culture
  8. employees
  9. experienced
  10. grace
  11. managers
  12. patience
  13. permission
  14. prison
  15. realize
  16. shift
  17. thrive
  18. told