The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is an employer organization and comprehensive resource for disability best practices. Its corporate partners are predominantly Fortune 1000 companies and government employers committed to disability diversity. By becoming a NBDC Corporate Partner, companies can proactively strengthen and diversify their workforce as well as comply with the requirements of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal regulations. NBDC can also assist companies in marketing to the 56.7 million Americans with disabilities, as well as gain greater insight into the economic contributions that accessible information and communication technology provides to companies. Sign-up to receive the NBDC Advisor, our monthly eNewsletter, and other news from NBDC.
NBDC Announces Virtual NDEAM Summit
The National Business and Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center, in partnership with international professional services firm Jacobs, is pleased to announce a Virtual Disability Inclusion Summit: Moving from Awareness to Action in celebration of October’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). The event will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM EST. The event will consist of a series of informative sessions designed to help companies have a better understanding of how to recruit people with disabilities, recognize the benefits derived from disability inclusion, and provide organizations with useful tactics to build a disability inclusive culture. Read more.
Introducing our new Disability Employment Source: Your Resource for Qualified Candidates
You’ve told us what you needed, and we listened. We are pleased to announce the launch of the Disability Employment Source (DES), a robust platform which connects employers with job seekers with disabilities across a variety of industries and job positions. Our platform is powered by cutting-edge technology and makes it easy for companies to identify, reach, and hire people with disabilities with the specific skills they’re looking for in a candidate. Learn more about the DES.
Disability Inclusion Blueprint Now Available to Download
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center designed the Disability Inclusion Blueprint to spark thinking and creativity to drive strategy that moves your company from knowing it should do something to actually doing something to better market to, employ and serve the disability market. Download the Disability Inclusion Blueprint now.
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5 Strategies to Ensure Inclusion of Employees with Disabilities in Disaster Preparedness Efforts
September is National Preparedness Month. Read about five strategies to ensure your disaster preparedness plans are inclusive of people with disabilities. Read more.
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