The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) AT Works series will present a live podcast on “Inspiring Innovation to Advance Accessible Technology” on September 5th, at 2 p.m. EDT. Participants in this free podcast will discuss their perspectives on open government collaborations, stakeholder engagement, and developer engagement as a means to advancing accessible technology in the workplace.
Learn more about the podcast at: www.dol.gov/odep/topics/Technology.htm
A free webinar on, “Put Your Abilities to Work: A Student’s Guide to the Workforce Recruitment Program,” will be held on September 11th at 3 p.m. EDT. The free webinar will instruct college students and recent graduates about getting the most out of the Workforce Recruitment Program. Speakers include Sara Mahoney, business development specialist, Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor.
Learn more about the webinar at: www.dol.gov/odep/wrp/events/20120911.htm
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) webcast on “Managing Emotions in the Workplace: Victims, Villains, and Heroes” has been archived for viewing. The webcast features Don Phin, employment practices attorney and president of HR That Works, who helps companies and employees avoid destructive scenarios in the workplace.
Visit the webcast at: http://askjan.org/webcast/archive/index.htm
Finally, the Employer Assistance and Resource Network (EARN) will host a webinar on “Interplay between FMLA and ADA” on September 27th at 2 p.m. EDT. This free webinar will address the increasingly complex issues for employers as they try to nagivate leave and accommodation requests.
Register for the webinar at: http://www.askearn.org/webinar_registration_2012-09-27.cfm