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Oct 29, 2021

Is Your Business’s Online Job Search Process Accessible for People With Disabilities?

By Charles Catherine | Essential Accessibility Blog | October 28th, 2021     If you look around your neighborhood these days, chances are you will see a lot of “help wanted” signs dotting the business landscape. As we repeatedly hear, a labor shortage is gripping our nation and employers are struggling to find people wanting […]

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Oct 28, 2021
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Are We Beginning to Narrow the Gap on Disability Inclusion in the Workplace?

By Carol Glazor, President of NOD   After decades of seeing no real change, something finally may be shifting, and more people with disabilities are finding jobs. NOD’s 2021 Employment Tracker shows that the percentage of new hires with disabilities among major employers is increasing. While the numbers are still too low, it is more […]

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Oct 26, 2021
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Are You Ready To Challenge Your Accessibility Assumptions?

By Tamar Savir | Medium, October 25th, 2021 We kicked off the #NoMouseVMware challenge this week, inviting employees to navigate a website or a tool for 30 minutes using only the keyboard. Not everyone relies on a mouse or a trackpad when using their computers. The general “cat” population may be surprised to know there […]

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Oct 5, 2021
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Devoted Community Activist and Actor Robert David Hall Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From NOD at Annual Forum

“Along with many others, I have dedicated many years to advocating for people with disabilities, and I stand proudly by NOD’s mission to recognize everyone’s abilities and talents, especially in the workforce. I encourage all companies (especially those in the media and entertainment fields) to see people with disabilities as they are —productive, resilient, and hard working. People with disabilities can do anything if they are given the opportunity.”

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Oct 5, 2021
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Find Leading Disability Employers

Fortunately, some best-in-class employers are already creating inclusive workplaces and removing barriers for PWD to find jobs. Every year, the National Organization on Disability (NOD) recognizes these top companies for not only leading the way in inclusion, but also for tapping into the many benefits that come with hiring talent with disabilities, which include high rates of productivity, strong dedication, and greater engagement at work.

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Events

Feb 3, 2022 2:30pm - 3:30pm
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Linking HR Practices to Results: 2021 Employment Tracker Data Setting New Standards for Disability Workforce Inclusion

For the first time ever, NOD’s analysis of the 2021 Employment Tracker data is linking HR practices to real-world outcomes. Join us for a webinar exploring trends and correlations derived from over 225 companies that participated in last year’s Tracker.

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Mar 10, 2022

Webinar: Pandemic Uncertainty Faced by Corporate America

Returning to a physical workplace post-COVID-19 brings many legal, employee, and public relations complexities for businesses. This webinar will unpack how to ensure inclusive workplaces for all as businesses operate in the next normal.

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May 5, 2022

Webinar: Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

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Jun 2, 2022

Webinar on Inclusive & Accessible Businesses: What You Need to Know

Universal design, accessible events; accessible business processes, accessible presentations; accessible physical plan/layout.

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Jul 21, 2022

Webinar on Policy: A Conversation with Sr. Officials in the Biden Administration

2021 ADA anniversary Biden said his administration will work to ensure the “dignity and rights of disabled Americans are lifted up in every policy we pursue.” In the 2022 month of ADA, where do we stand?

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Aug 25, 2022

Webinar: ERG/BRG Networking and Learning

As ERGs become increasingly integral to the employee experience, how do we maximize the value of ERG/BRGs in the workplace (for both employees and employers)?

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Sep 29, 2022

Annual Forum: Celebrating 40 Years of NOD

40 years of NOD: Celebrating Gov. Tom Ridge Disability inclusion key to post-pandemic success/ How businesses are designing for inclusion in the next normal.

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Dec 12, 2022

Webinar: Inclusive Work Trends in the Post-Pandemic Workplace / Diversity and Inclusion Opportunities in the New Normal

With a focus on learnings from the NIDLRR grant if possible; A discussion of research on effective employer practices that NOD is conducting with 3 universities.

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