VOYA invites USBLN to ring NYSE Opening Bell
On May 17th, Voya Financial was recognized by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the 225th Anniversary Celebration honoring companies positively impacting society. USBLN, as a partner of Voya Financial, was invited to help ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
Disability:IN has seen first-hand how Voya is committed to diversity and inclusion. Voya had generously invited Disability:IN and four students from the Mentorship Exchange to the New York Stock Exchange.
The partnership between Disability:IN and Voya Financial has been expanding, with Rising Leaders invited to shadow Voya CEO Rodney Martin during their National Day of Service. Click to read full press release.
Leading Employers Collaborate to Launch Autism @ Work Playbook
The roundtable, which includes EY, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Microsoft, and SAP, published the “Autism @ Work Playbook,” a resource aimed at providing programmatic guidance for organizations looking to start their inclusive hiring journey.
CEO Start Guide to Disability Inclusion: 2019 Davos Resource
CEO Start Guide for Disability Inclusion 2019 Davos Resource from Disability:IN Disability Inclusion is taking the center stage at the 2019 World Economic Forum in Davos. Here are 3 steps to tap into the talent of 1 billion people with disabilities around the world.
PENSIONS AND INVESTMENTS: NYS Comptroller DiNapoli recommends the Disability Equality Index for disability inclusion reporting
Thomas P. DiNapoli, New York state comptroller and sole trustee of the $213.2 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, called on 49 of the largest U.S. companies to report on their inclusion of people with disabilities across their enterprises.
NEW YORK TIMES: Hiring People With Disabilities Is Good Business
For years, companies have maintained low expectations about hiring people with disabilities. Most of these companies believed that employees with disabilities could not perform well in the workplace and that actively hiring them would drag company performance and profits down.
FORBES: How Business Leaders Are Introducing Disability Rights As A CSR Issue
“We are starting 2019 with a new effort to press corporate America to have clear policies on disability inclusion," said New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.