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Why coronavirus may make the world more accessible

May 22,2020

For many people with disabilities, options like remote working have been needed for years. Workplaces around the world have now made this shift. Are there other ways the world could become more acc...

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The Truth Of Disability Employment That No One Talks About

April 06,2020

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and it’s about time to discuss the staggering unemployment and sub-minimum pay rates among the disability community.

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Invisible Disabilities: Break Down The Barriers

April 06,2020

Many people think the word “disability” means people who require a wheelchair or walker. In reality, however, there is much more to disability than meets the eye.  

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Webinar: A new culture for business on disability inclusion

April 06,2020

How can business change ideas and possibilities around the inclusion and employment of persons with disabilities? Hosted by the ILO's Global Business and Disability Network, this webinar featur...

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The Disability Advantage: Inclusion as a Financial Imperative

April 06,2020

The year 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the landmark passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), which became law in 1990. The ADA prohibits discrimination against people with di...

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Impostor Syndrome, Stereotype Threat and Disabilities

April 06,2020

Stereotype threat is as big of an issue (if not bigger) as impostor syndrome for people with disabilities and other underrepresented minorities

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Deafness and hearing loss

April 06,2020

Over 5% of the world’s population – or 466 million people – has disabling hearing loss (432 million adults and 34 million children). It is estimated that by 2050 over 900 million ...

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Mindset Matters: Shaping The Brand Of Disability And Creating The Marketplace Of Tomorrow

April 06,2020

Business magnate and inventor Elon Musk stated that “Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time.” For the disability community redefining and owning their n...

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Why People With Disabilities Are Powerful Drivers of Innovation

April 06,2020

In 2005, Wayne Westerman, an engineering graduate student in Delaware, was working on his dissertation when he began developing carpal tunnel syndrome. To help deal with the painful condition, he b...

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Deafness Led To The Phone, Internet & SMS Texts

April 06,2020

Deafness had a key role in the invention of the phone, the internet and SMS texting. Miriam Walsh explains the link to each technology. Would you consider deafness to have influenced the ...

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Simulating Disabilities

April 06,2020

When is it OK? When is it disrespectful? My thoughts on a complicated topic. Simulation is a common but misguided approach to invoking empathy for disability and acc...

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Remote Working, Disability Support And Anxiety – Six Tips To Managing Staff In The COVID Crisis

April 05,2020

I’ve given a lot of thought to this in the last few weeks. Many of my customers are in finance, tech, healthcare, defence and emergency services. We’re not going to have the luxury of s...

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