Tag: Hard of Hearing

Employing a person with a hearing impairment and access to work – In a nutshell

Employing a person with a hearing impairment and access to work – In a nutshell

Employing a Deaf person — In a nutshell There is plenty of support available for any employer who is considering taking on a Deaf member of staff. Applying the right tactics and utilising the available avenues of support…

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Deaf Americans At Work: Closing The Employment Gap

Deaf Americans At Work: Closing The Employment Gap
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Deaf Employment and Discrimination ┃ ASL Stew

Deaf Employment and Discrimination ┃ ASL Stew

(♪♪♪) [Jenna] Hello, so I’m alone today but I wanted to talk about Deaf people and employment… and discrimination. A lot of people have asked me questions. Wanted me to talk about the topic, so I thought sure!…

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Public Policy: Employment in the Deaf Community

Public Policy: Employment in the Deaf Community

A man by the name of Mark Wafer once opened a restaurant named “Tim Horton’s” and made the decision to hire Clint Sperling, a person with a disability. Wafer was recently recalling this decision fondly, recognizing Clint as…

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Employment and Supported Employment Services

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>>The Texas legislation passed a law that requires the establishment of competitive employment for people with disabilities. This policy is called “Employment First.” This is why it’s so important for you as a student to take advantage of…

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Come To Work With Me! Accessibility Conference! Deaf Owned Business! | Rikki Poynter

Come To Work With Me! Accessibility Conference! Deaf Owned Business! | Rikki Poynter

(MUSIC) Oh, hi. So, we’re off to like a little bit of a late start. I’m in Austin, Texas, and it’s about 5:30. And I arrived here about like, I don’t know, four hours ago. So, really, my…

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Announcing CSD SVF’s 4th Business Partner

Announcing CSD SVF’s 4th Business Partner

Hello, my name is Amanda Sortwell Crane. I really appreciate CSD’s focus on providing job opportunities to Deaf people. NDT, National Deaf Therapy. We found the agency about one and half years ago. Right, right, yes. We started…

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First Deaf-Owned Business Directory Is Launched By Convo – Here’s A First Look

First Deaf-Owned Business Directory Is Launched By Convo – Here’s A First Look

As promised, we are bringing you the first look at Convo’s newest release. Manny: “Convo has always loved doing things differently.” So that’s why they’ve created the Deaf Ecosystem … (music plays) When the feature first releases, the…

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