USBLN in USA Today: More Businesses Are Opening Up To People With Disabilities
A recent article published in USA Today reports businesses are becoming increasingly accessible to people with disabilities. The 2017 Disability Equality Index (DEI), a survey conducted by the USBLN and the American Association of People with Disabilities, supports the data.
One in five people in the U.S. have a disability, which is why it’s encouraging that more and more businesses are actively including people with disabilities into their workforce, supply chain, and customer base.
A Global Untapped Talent Pool: Employees with Disabilities
CTI’s report "Disabilities and Inclusion" has uncovered that employees with disabilities make up an enormous global talent pool that employers overlook far too often -- to their own detriment.
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Whether it’s a vision, hearing, physical, or cognitive limitation, there are several ways a person can make the case for making sure disability doesn't stand in the way of landing a dream job.
USBLN Affiliate Disability Employment Awareness Month Events
It’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and the BLNs are hosting local and regional events to celebrate, educate and assist both employers and people with disabilities. Attend an event in your area, or share with your friends and colleagues near and far.
Registration Now Open for the 2018 Disability Equality Index (DEI) Survey
The DEI is an aspirational and educational tool intended to help companies identify opportunities for continued improvement, as well as help build its reputation as an employer of choice.
USBLN and Communication Service for the Deaf form strategic alliance
USBLN and CSD are proud to announce a strategic alliance to increase the employment rate for deaf, hard of hearing and deafblind individuals.