Getting a job with a criminal record is no easy task. That's because many employers automatically background check all potential employees. And if they see any sign of a criminal past, they will reject your application outright.
But all hope is not lost. Ban the Box is a campaign pushing for removal of check boxes on job applications which ask about previous criminal convictions. In October 2013, a major United States retailer even banned the box.
Keep reading to find out where you're most likely to succeed getting a job with a criminal record.