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PEAT Talks Recap: Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age

Digital recruitment is key to an effective talent sourcing strategy that engages all potential candidates, including those with disabilities. But with so many platforms to choose from, where should businesses begin? In a recent PEAT Talk webinar titled, “Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age,” Jessica Miller-Merrell of Xceptional HR Consulting shared insights to help answer [...]

2022-03-24T15:41:43+00:00Published: December 10th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks Transcript: Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age

Introduction I am very pleased today to welcome Jessica Miller-Merrell, of Exceptional HR Consulting. Jessica is the founder of the HR and workplace resource Workology.com and has been recognized by Forbes as a Top 50 Social Media Power User. There’s a lot of people using social media. That’s a pretty – pretty high stat. She is [...]

2023-11-01T20:07:17+00:00Published: November 28th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks: Facebook and the Accessible Workplace

In recent years Facebook has become a tool for professional networking and on-the-job workplace productivity through its enterprise collaboration software, Workplace. In this webinar, Director of Accessibility Jeff Wieland and Director of Policy Monica Desai discuss why and how Facebook has made accessibility a priority.​ […]

2020-07-17T15:36:23+00:00Published: November 17th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks Recap: Strategies to Drive Awareness and Engagement at a Large Enterprise

At large companies, some of the most challenging aspects of managing an accessibility program relate to enterprise-wide awareness and adoption. Getting thousands of employees to understand accessible technology basics and integrate an accessibility mindset into their day-to-day work is no easy task. This type of systemic change can require an entire cultural shift. During a recent PEAT [...]

2023-11-01T20:07:19+00:00Published: November 6th, 2017|Tags: |

PEAT Talks Transcript: Strategies to Drive Awareness and Engagement at a Large Enterprise

Introduction Hello everybody. Happy Thursday, and welcome to PEAT Talks, the virtual speaker series from the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology. We hold these on every third Thursday of the month, and we try to showcases various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are advancing accessible technology in the workplace. My name is Josh [...]

2023-11-01T20:05:34+00:00Published: October 25th, 2017|Tags: |

PEAT Talks: Creative Recruiting Strategies for the Digital Age

Jessica Miller-Merrell is a technologist who focuses her efforts in human resources, healthcare, and the workplace. In this webinar, she discussed how recruiters and HR leaders can prioritize their digital recruiting options and move these efforts forward by developing smaller initiatives designed to drive change and establish buy-in. Digital recruitment is key to an effective overall [...]

2021-10-26T23:31:03+00:00Published: October 10th, 2017|Tags: , |

PEAT Talks Recap: How and Why to Make VPATs a Priority

When it comes to buying and implementing technology for your workplace, we all know that accessibility should be a key consideration. But with such a vast array of technology options available, how can you determine which products are the most accessible? Voluntary Product Accessibility Templates (VPATs) can help! Last month, accessibility experts Ted Gies and Jay [...]

2023-11-01T20:05:36+00:00Published: October 7th, 2017|Tags: |

PEAT Talks Transcript: How and Why to Make VPATs a Priority

Introduction Welcome to PEAT Talks. This is our Virtual Speaker series from the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology. We hold these every third Thursday of the month, always at 2:00 p.m. Eastern. Our aim in PEAT Talks is to really showcase various organizations and individuals whose work and innovations are dancing successful workplace technology. My [...]

2024-01-24T17:10:07+00:00Published: September 29th, 2017|Tags: |