eNews · June 2018

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Las Vegas, July 9-12 Conference

NEXTGEN Disability Inclusion USBLN Las Vegas

Join PEAT at the annual U.S. Business Leaders Network (USBLN) conference, which helps businesses drive performance by leveraging disability inclusion in the workplace, supply chain, and marketplace. PEAT will present the following session in partnership with the Job Accommodation Network (JAN):

Developing a NextGen Disability Inclusive Workplace, Part I
Monday, July 9, 9am-12pm

From piloting accommodation practices, to assessing your current disability climate, to conducting a technology audit, presenters will share the "How To’s" of replicating practices towards your goal of having a disability inclusive workplace.

Thursday, July 26 ANNOUNCEMENT

ADA28 Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary Tool Kit

Celebrate the 28th anniversary of this landmark legislation in your workplace by using the anniversary toolkit provided by the ADA National Network and its 10 regional ADA Centers.

In Focus

Lauren Rabb headshot

Lauren Rabb recently joined Teach Access for their inaugural Study Away program, where students met with leading companies to learn the value of an accessible technology skill set on the job market—and how it will help them make a real impact on all users.

Roy Mauer headshot

SHRM’s Roy Maurer discusses how employers committed to diversifying their applicant pools and improving their candidate experience need to be aware of the problems that applicants with disabilities may encounter when using careers sites, job portals, and electronic applications.