Discovering Hidden Talent & Work-Ready Candidates

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Name: Discovering Hidden Talent & Work-Ready Candidates
Date: October 20, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PDT
Event Description:
Ever have a question about hiring people with disabilities but were too afraid to ask? We have the answers! Washington State Department of Services for the Blind (DSB) is hosting an interactive webinar to help businesses and hiring employers find qualified employees; increase diversity, equity, and inclusiveness in the workplace; and tap into a talent pool of qualified, work-ready employees. During this 60-minute webinar (we know you are busy professionals!), DSB experts will provide demos on the newest and latest adaptive technology and devices for employees with visual impairments, discuss training and supports provided to job seekers, explain how we support the new hire and assist with retention, and answer any of "those" questions that you have wanted to ask, but didn't have the space to do so. Who Should Attend? • Human resources professionals. • Staffing and contracting professionals • Office managers • Small business owners • Any business or employer who wants to access to qualified, work-ready employees. DSB is proud to offer resources and guidance regarding disability and employment related questions, and to partner with our local community businesses in creating an inclusive workforce. Please share these resources with anyone who can benefit from this valuable information.
Location:
Online via Zoom
Date/Time Information:
October 20, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Contact Information:
If you have questions, or need more information, please contact Selena Cunningham at Selena.Cunningham@dsb.wa.gov.
Fees/Admission:
Free.
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