The Disability INclusion Blog

Partner Spotlight: Fidelity Investments

Fidelity Investments is fast-tracking disability inclusion “Without accessible products and services, millions of customers with disabilities cannot manage their finances independently. I have been overwhelmed by the visibility and level of engagement our leaders and senior executives devote to accessibility. Knowing that we can turn to them to message [...]

2023-06-01T16:40:26-04:00May 30th, 2023|Partner Spotlight|

Spotlight on Mentoring: Diageo Brands & Casey Droege Cultural Productions

Mentee: Casey Droege, President & Founder, Casey Droege Cultural Productions Website: www.caseydroege.com Mentor: Kaitlin Vallance, Head of Procurement: Global Brands & Global Travel Diageo Website: www.diageo.com Supplier Diversity Website: https://www.diageo.com/en/esg/champion-inclusion-and-diversity Kathleen Castore, Disability: IN Supplier Mentoring & Development Consultant spoke with Casey Droege from Casey Droege Cultural Productions and [...]

2023-05-24T14:37:40-04:00May 24th, 2023|Supplier Diversity / Procurement|

Hubspot: Disability-Owned Business Enterprise Certification: Everything You Need to Know

Minority-owned business certification dates back to the 1970s but only gradually began being considered potentially applicable to entrepreneurs with disabilities some 15 years ago — decades after the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990. This explains why, in 2023, there are only 500 DOBEs across the [...]

2023-05-23T16:19:32-04:00May 23rd, 2023|In the News|

Partner Spotlight: MassMutual

Adapt Business Resource Group and Disability:IN - Creating Pathways to Acceptance Miranda McCarthy and Laura Nietupski appear to be healthy, happy, successful MassMutual employees. Miranda is a Change Readiness Consultant and Laura is an Insurance Operations Senior Director. Each has been with the company for over 10 years. Both have [...]

2023-05-22T10:47:27-04:00May 22nd, 2023|Partner Spotlight|

24 Hours of Global Accessibility Awareness Day: GAAD in a Box

Advancing Accessibility: Celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) Disability:IN is proud to join inclusion champions around the world in celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day (#GAAD) on Thursday, May 18, 2023. Recognized annually on the third Thursday of May, GAAD raises awareness of digital access and inclusion for over one [...]

2023-05-17T23:18:44-04:00May 16th, 2023|Digital Accessibility, Events|

Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month

Behind the Screen: Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month in the Workplace Each year, the month of May is Mental Health Awareness Month in the United States. This month provides awareness of various mental health challenges facing workers across corporate America. According to Accenture, mental health affects 90% of [...]

2023-05-03T18:30:10-04:00May 3rd, 2023|Events, Mental Health, Multimedia|
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