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Ethisphere Announces Disability Equality Index Collaboration

Ethisphere Aligns With Disability Equality Index to Drive Awareness and Expertise Ethisphere to collaborate with the American Association of People with Disabilities and Disability:IN to demonstrate how inclusion drives business success Scottsdale, Arizona , December 3, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing [...]

2019-12-03T14:05:06+00:00December 3rd, 2019|In the News|

ESG Investing gains the Disability Advantage

ESG Investors now considering Disability Inclusion as the Next Frontier The Disability Equality Index highlights top inclusive companies 2015: Disability Equality Index pilot launched, with founding partners October 2018: Accenture Report released, “Companies Leading in Disability Inclusion Have Outperformed Peers” December 2018: Ted Kennedy, Jr., Chad Jerdee and Jenny [...]

2019-12-02T23:47:07+00:00November 25th, 2019|Disability Equality Index, In the News|

Accessibility Spotlight – Hector Minto

The purpose of accessibility is to provide alternatives that allow people with disabilities to access the same information as individuals without disabilities. But employers should view accessibility as a productivity tool. Making accommodations for employees with disabilities is beneficial for the entire workforce. After all, research clearly shows businesses [...]

2019-11-23T05:55:27+00:00November 23rd, 2019|Corporate Partners|

BlackRock, American Association of People with Disabilities, and Disability:IN facilitate forward-thinking disability inclusion dialogue with investors and global inclusion leaders

BlackRock, American Association of People with Disabilities and Disability:IN facilitate forward-thinking dialogue on disability inclusion with investors and global inclusion leaders. The next frontier of corporate social responsibility brings the ‘Disability Advantage’ New York, New York, November 5, 2019, BlackRock, American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and Disability:IN [...]

2019-11-14T16:56:51+00:00November 13th, 2019|Disability Equality Index, In the News|

Q&A with Lowe’s Disability:IN Supplier Victor Agapov

In July 2019, Lowe's recognized Victor Agapov, sole owner of Wallo Brands LLC, at the Disability:IN National Expo as its first official Disability:IN Certified Disability-Owned Business Enterprise (DOBE). We recently spoke to Victor to learn more about his inspiration to start Wallo®, challenges as a business owner and DOBE [...]

2019-11-12T15:42:10+00:00October 28th, 2019|Doing Business with DOBEs|

Depression, my unspoken Disability.

This blog post was written by Disability:IN team member Elaine Kubik in honor of World Mental Health Day, Hispanic Heritage Month, and National Disability Employment Awareness Month. A nexus of important topics to help share her story! Depression, my unspoken Disability. Today, on World Mental Health Day, I’m doing my [...]

2019-11-12T15:44:25+00:00October 10th, 2019|Best Practices|

Disability Inclusion Posters for National Disability Employment Awareness Month

To help companies, organizations and individuals promote National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), Disability:IN is happy to provide disability inclusion posters. Posters are available for download and can be printed in large formats. The posters can also be customized with other text and your company logo. Download high-resolution version [...]

2019-11-14T18:19:16+00:00September 30th, 2019|Best Practices|

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