Did you know only 19.3% of persons with a disability were employed in 2019? These sobering numbers are courtesy of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. What does that number tell us? That there is a great deal of talent available to fill your openings!
We all know untapped resources for talent exist, including individuals with minor challenges and disabilities. With a little support, e.g. an accommodation, these individuals can provide tremendous contributions to an organization. As HR Pros, it is especially important for us to consider expanding our outreach efforts and recognize the benefits of hiring those who