The Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) offers information and resources to help employers recruit, hire, retain and advance people with disabilities; build inclusive workplace cultures; and meet diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility (DEIA) goals.
Start here to learn how to recruit, hire, retain and advance people with disabilities; why workplace inclusion of people with disabilities matters; and how EARN’s resources can help.
Build a pipeline of talent that includes people with disabilities.
Identify people who have the skills and attributes for the job.
Keep talented employees with disabilities, including those who acquire them on the job.
Ensure that employees with disabilities have equal opportunities for advancement.
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October 19, 2022 — 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. ESTWebinar Learn about effective strategies people managers can use to support and empower their employees with disabilities when engaging in coaching and performance dialogues.
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Neurodiversity Inclusion: Checklist for Organizational Success
This checklist summarizes some of the lessons learned from successful neurodiversity hiring programs.
Increasing demand for candidates to fill jobs in specialized fields is producing talent shortages. To address this shortfall, some companies have implemented programs focused on recruiting and hiring neurodivergent people. This checklist summarizes some of the lessons learned from successful neurodiversity hiring programs. Employers can use these practices to design and implement a successful and scalable program to recruit, hire, retain, advance and provide long-term support for neurodivergent employees.