October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, which celebrates American workers with disabilities. The National Center on Disability and Journalism put together this list of events around the country for the month.
DIVERSITYINC EVENT: Best Practices on Diversity Recruitment – Oct. 1, 2015
11 a.m. Eastern to 12 p.m.
National Organization on Disability president Carol Glazer will join a panel on best practices for recruiting people with disabilities and veterans.
DIVERSITYINC Webinar: Cultural Competence for National Disability Employment Awareness Month – Oct. 6, 2015
2 p.m. Eastern
Experts will discuss the top 50 best practices in disability employment and more.
Disability Employment Panel – Oct. 8, 2015
9 a.m. Eastern to 10:30 a.m.
Walgreens University in Deerfield, Illinois
This panel’s main message is: “no greatness without goodness: how hiring people with disabilities contribute to your bottom line.” Employers will share their experiences with hiring Americans with disabilities.