RESULTS FROM THE 2019 DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT TRACKER
Benchmarks and trends from the Disability Employment Tracker, NOD’s confidential, annual survey measuring companies’ disability and veterans’ inclusion policies and practices.
WHAT IS THE TRACKER?
The Disability Employment Tracker™ examines five essential inclusion areas, to discover how businesses are progressing in their disability inclusion journey.
WHO USES THE TRACKER?
FINDING TALENT CAN BE THE HARDEST PART
The most important disability inclusion driver is getting and keeping talent.
Many use a variety of channels to source talent with disabilities. Here are the most popular:
ASSESSMENT + PLANNING
Most companies have a plan for improving disability inclusion practices, but fewer have conducted an assessment of current efforts. Understanding your starting point will ensure the most effective future plan.
BROADER AWARENESS OF DISABILITY INCLUSION
Significant increases in disability employment training
Accommodations policies are easier to find and use
Disability lags behind veterans’ and broad diversity practices:
Companies are slower to adopt these leading practices (< 50%):
Veteran inclusion practices are trending high, but target employment outcomes remain low.
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The Disability Employment Tracker™ was developed in partnership with The National Business and Disability Council at The Viscardi Center.