Digital flyer for Episode 184 of HPAW

#184: Overcoming Insecurity, Embracing Ourselves and Finding Acceptance

Ruh Global Communications Human Potential at Work

Kunal Mahajan, Vice President, Leveraged Finance / Financial Sponsors at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, joins the program. As a child growing up, Kunal began stuttering at the age of six and continued to stutter throughout his life. In this episode, Kunal shares his journey of spending much of his life feeling insecure about his stutter and struggling to gain acceptance.… Continue Reading #184: Overcoming Insecurity, Embracing Ourselves and Finding Acceptance

Digital flyer for Episode 183 of HPAW

#183: Creating a Community of Practice

Ruh Global Communications Human Potential at Work

Nick Corby, Director at Equal International, joins the program to discuss his experience co-creating the Disability Consultant’s Group, and what led him to create the group. Nick shares his thoughts on the challenges and opportunities facing those doing disability inclusion work, and the benefits of creating a community of practice.     This episode was recorded live on Facebook, captioned… Continue Reading #183: Creating a Community of Practice

Digital flyer for Episode 182 of HPAW

#182: Making Technology Accessible and Easier To Use

Ruh Global Communications Human Potential at Work

This episode features an interview with Dr. Gregg Vanderheiden, Professor in the School of Information Studies (iSchool) at the University of Maryland, College Park, and Director of the Trace Research & Development Center at the University of Maryland. Dr. Vanderheiden is the principal investigator of the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Information Technology Access, and a co-principal investigator for the… Continue Reading #182: Making Technology Accessible and Easier To Use

Time to Educate and Employ Persons with Disabilities

Time to Educate and Employ Persons with Disabilities

Ruh Global Communications Blogs, Debra Ruh

I had the pleasure to interview Tanya Sheckley of UP ACADEMY located in San Mateo, CA on my Show – Human Potential at Work.  UP ACADEMY is an elementary lab school for the inclusion of students with physical disabilities.  Tanya’s passion for starting the school was her amazing daughter Eliza Sheckley.  Eliza was born with great potential, many abilities, and… Continue Reading Time to Educate and Employ Persons with Disabilities

Digital flyer for Episode 181 of HPAW

#181: Changing The Way Society Perceives Disability

Ruh Global Communications Human Potential at Work

This episode features an interview with Shaholly Ayers , Model, Activist, Brand Ambassador for Global Disability Inclusion, and Meg O’Connell ,CEO and Founder, Global Disability Inclusion. Shaholly shares her story of breaking into the modeling industry as a person with a visible disability, and the work that she is doing to change the way that society views and perceives persons… Continue Reading #181: Changing The Way Society Perceives Disability