The Hertz Corporation has agreed to pay $45,000 and furnish other relief to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the agency announced today.
Body: Lauren Karas (center front) poses with colleagues at the USBLN 2016 annual conference. During my junior year at Elon University, I was searching for a summer internship in the District of Columbia, reviewing job openings, and pursuing numerous leads Read More
Body: blog-20171130-WorldAIDSDay.jpg Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day, an annual opportunity for people across the globe to celebrate our successes in the fight against HIV/AIDS, and reflect on the work that remains. It’s also a time to support people Read More
Body: Click here for a video featuring Derek Schwartz. Today there are more than 6 million job openings in the United States, and more than 500,000 people with disabilities are seeking jobs. What this tells us is that job creators are Read More
Body: President Bush signs the Americans With Disabilities Act in 1990. Wednesday marked the 27th anniversary of a milestone in our nation’s history − the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Signed by President George H.W. Bush, this Read More
Body: blog-20170518-mentalhealth.jpg As a person with bipolar disorder, mental illness feels like a balancing act. In order to stay healthy, I have to be sure to take my meds, get enough sleep, and stay attuned to my mood. Read More
Body: blog-20170426-brain.jpg Neurodiversity. It’s a term that’s increasingly familiar to those in the workforce diversity and inclusion sphere, and for good reason. It’s about the strategic integration of people with neurological disabilities into all workplaces, and its practice can Read More
Body: Curtis Pride on inclusive hiring in Major League Baseball, via Vimeo. I love this time of year, when we count down to warmer weather and all the quintessential signs of spring. It’s also the time we celebrate Deaf Read More