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For years we have been helping organizations become Disability Inclusion Leaders. Our Blog includes insights from our interdisciplinary team of professionals and guest posts from our network. 

3 Ways Inclusion Drives Technology Strategy
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3 Ways Inclusion Drives Technology Strategy

Silicon Valley has served as a beacon of technological innovation for decades. In the area of diversity, however, they have historically struggled. Making an effort to include individuals with disabilities at all levels of a company has the potential to drive business strategy further into the future, and create a society that is more cognizant and appreciative of one another’s differences. Continue Reading 3 Ways Inclusion Drives Technology Strategy

#PurpleLightUp: A Global Celebration – Let’s Light USA Purple in Celebration of “International Day of Persons with Disabilities”
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#PurpleLightUp

That’s how it is with purple, a hue that communicates royalty, majesty, and power.

And that is what brings us to the #PurpleLightUp movement, a global call to action that demands that the voices of all people around the world be heard, specifically people with disabilities and their inclusion in the workforce. Continue Reading #PurpleLightUp

Be like Justin. By Debra Ruh
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Be Like Justin

On Saturday –fittingly World Cerebral Palsy Day — the wildly popular athletic apparel giant offered a new message, a giant milestone in the global brand’s movement for inclusion; Be Like Justin.

But who is Justin? Continue Reading Be Like Justin

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Living Afraid: Impacts of Anxiety and UDL with WCAG Solutions

The questions spiral down to ever-increasing depths of unfounded possibilities and settles into a full rolling boil of panic. Blood pressure rises. Heart rate soars. All this physical and mental reaction occurs before the dog even makes his way over for morning scratches. This is how the day may start for a person living with an anxiety disorder. Continue Reading Living Afraid: Impacts of Anxiety and UDL with WCAG Solutions

Trailblazing 2016

TRAILBLAZING 2016 TO TARGET IMPROVING DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT, INCLUSION AND WORKFORCE SUSTAINABILITY DURING ONE-DAY CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 17, 2016 AT BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Jose Velasco, Global Lead at SAP Technologies ‘Autism at Work’ program,… Continue Reading Trailblazing 2016

“Tapping Into Hidden Human Capital,” A newly released book by Debra Ruh, Demonstrates How Leading Global Companies Improve Their Bottom Line By Employing PwD’s

“TAPPING INTO HIDDEN HUMAN CAPITAL,” A NEWLY RELEASED BOOK BY DEBRA RUH, DEMONSTRATES HOW LEADING GLOBAL COMPANIES IMPROVE THEIR BOTTOM LINE BY EMPLOYING PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Atlanta, GA. 07/18/2016 — G3ict, the Global Initiative for… Continue Reading “Tapping Into Hidden Human Capital,” A newly released book by Debra Ruh, Demonstrates How Leading Global Companies Improve Their Bottom Line By Employing PwD’s

PR: Announcing Ruh Global Communication’s newest addition: Richard J. Streitz, Chief Operating Officer

Ruh Global Communications, a global leader with corporate inclusion strategies, accessibility advocacy and corporate inclusion industries, announces today it has named Richard J. Streitz Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Mr. Streitz will have overall responsibility… Continue Reading PR: Announcing Ruh Global Communication’s newest addition: Richard J. Streitz, Chief Operating Officer

Uninorte bets on the inclusion of people with disabilities By Leidys Rios Lopez (Uninorte le apuesta a la inclusión de las personas con algún tipo de discapacidad)

Last Sunday an Australian model with down syndrome conquered the catwalks of Fashion Week in New York. This 18 year old wants to change the image of the disabled in the beauty sector codes as… Continue Reading Uninorte bets on the inclusion of people with disabilities By Leidys Rios Lopez (Uninorte le apuesta a la inclusión de las personas con algún tipo de discapacidad)

Focus on Jay Ruderman

“Supporting children with disabilities and becoming a role model for other philanthropists.” By Debra Ruh I had the pleasure to interview Jay Ruderman.  He is the President of the Ruderman Family Foundation, an impressive organization that… Continue Reading Focus on Jay Ruderman

Introducing Dr. Christopher M. Lee in “Leaders Making a Difference in the World” : A Story of Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities and Finding his Greatness

I believe that the best way to further inclusion of persons with disabilities is to tell the stories of the organizations and leaders that are making a difference.  Progress is being made all over the… Continue Reading Introducing Dr. Christopher M. Lee in “Leaders Making a Difference in the World” : A Story of Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities and Finding his Greatness

Challenge to Community of Persons with Disabilities, families, friends and other Stakeholders. Let’s tell our “Consumer Buying Behavior” Stories

 I would like to challenge the community of persons with disabilities (PwD) and all stakeholders associated with the community.  The stakeholders include families, friends, wounded warriors, and baby boomers that are aging and acquiring disabilities… Continue Reading Challenge to Community of Persons with Disabilities, families, friends and other Stakeholders. Let’s tell our “Consumer Buying Behavior” Stories

Are you too important to follow back or have a social conversation? Just curious?

Isn’t Social Media about Sharing and Interacting? Or is it about worshipping the Elite among us? I find it interesting that some people/accounts collect followers but never follow back. I have decided NOT to follow people that do not follow others. I do not mean someone that has 20,000 following and they follow 15,000.  I am talking about the person that has 2,230,000 following and they… Continue Reading Are you too important to follow back or have a social conversation? Just curious?

The Second Annual Conference and Exhibition on Communications and Information Technology for People with Disabilities: Inclusion, Empowerment and Participation in Cairo, Egypt – April 2nd & 3rd 2013

The Second Annual Conference and Exhibition on Communications and Information Technology for People with Disabilities: Inclusion, Empowerment and Participation in Cairo, Egypt – April 2nd and 3rd 2013 In April 2013 my daughter Sara Ruh (born with… Continue Reading The Second Annual Conference and Exhibition on Communications and Information Technology for People with Disabilities: Inclusion, Empowerment and Participation in Cairo, Egypt – April 2nd & 3rd 2013

Virginia Business

The founder and president of TecAccess has received many awards for her company’s efforts to hire employees with disabilities and to equip them for employment through technology. In 2009, the company was ranked as one… Continue Reading Virginia Business

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