Blog – Street2Boardroom
Young People: The S2B Survey is OPEN!

If you are a young person living in the UK, we want to hear your views and ideas! Do you have feedback about the kind of support given and the issues being faced by young people today?

The Crucial Importance of Second Chances

“Employment is critical to reducing the vicious cycle of incarceration and re-offending.” Richard Branson

Words from a Criminologist…

Ellie Hinder is a Justice & Criminology MA student. During her studies, she decided to use the Street2Boardroom initiative as a research point for her dissertation. We caught up with Ellie to find out what she learned, and to gain insight into her well-informed view of the current justice system.

S2B Stories: Ki

‘Street2Boardroom Stories’ features interviews with people who have taken part in our Legal Hustle business course. The Legal Hustle is a mentoring program for young people with a checkered past who want to become successful business entrepreneurs.

The Positive Effects of Hiring Ex-Offenders

Access to meaningful employment is crucial for those re-entering society. Securing a job and a place to live are the main barriers that prevent someone’s ability to realise their potential once they have a criminal record.

“It’s Not Where You Come From, It’s Where You’re Going”

Your background and where you come from doesn’t have to be a barrier to your success. The system can feel like some people have been given a head start in a race and it’s the job of others to catch them up.