October 2022 Events & Celebrations
ASA Panel Discussion Webinar:
Tapping Untapped Talents
Oct 4, Tuesday, 2 pm ET
We all have our go-to talent pools. However, when you rely too much on those pools, you catch the same fish over and over—or you run out. It is time to look to consider additional sources to recruit a diverse array of qualified candidates. Tune into this panel of experts on recruiting from pools, such as the formerly incarcerated, the neurodiverse, and people with disabilities.
Why is inclusion essential to business success? Learn the answer to this question and what the “Power of Inclusion” means for your company from Rangam’s EVP, Head of Global Innovation, Tracey Andrus, at the 2022 Disability:IN Wisconsin Summit: “Achieving Positive Business Outcomes through Disability Inclusion and Equity”! Don’t miss the premier conference of the Midwest. Register Now!
College Autism Network Summit
Oct 12-14 | Nashville, TN
ASA Staffing World 2022
Cultivating an Organizational Culture of Inclusion through Empathy and Innovation
Oct 26, Wednesday, 2:30–3:15 p.m.
In the ever-evolving talent landscape, diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEI&B) strategies are paramount to meeting business needs and capitalizing on the competitive advantages of DEI&B. In this interactive session, you will learn from the subject-matter experts at Rangam on why empathy, innovation, and technology are fundamental components of DEI&B strategy—most importantly as they pertain to attracting and retaining autistic, neurodivergent, and disabled talent.
SourceAbled UK REDI Chat: Webinar Series for Neurodivergent Candidates
Whether you're looking for a job for the first time or considering the next step in your career, this is the webinar series you’ve been waiting for! Join our experts for the month of October as we host a series of webinars, jam-packed with tips for success in your career and job search.
Visit our events page to register for one or all of our exciting sessions!
Navigating the Spectrum with
Dr. Temple Grandin
Brilliant scientist, professor of animal science, and distinguished author are just a few of the many titles that Dr. Temple Grandin holds. Her lived experience as an autistic self-advocating professional has revolutionized many misguided perspectives on the limitations of her peers and she continues to use her platform to educate others on the importance of thinking differently.
5 Tips for Making Zoom Meetings More Accessible to Your Deaf Coworkers
Accessibility doesn't just mean making the physical space more accessible through structural design changes. It also permeates the virtual world, especially in Zoom meetings.
5 Deaf Self-advocates & Influencers to Follow
This September, we celebrate the International Day of Sign Languages. Sign language is a communication medium that’s over 400 years old and is a rich part of the Deaf and hard of hearing communities’ culture.
Why Are Disability Discrimination Cases in the Workplace Rising?
This month, the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC), a body which handles disputes filed under employment law in Ireland, released their annual report for 2021.