October 4 10-11:30am - Event for Employers: Music Within – Disability Inclusion in a Business World - virtual This presentation for employers will discuss the three stages of progress in employment of persons with disabilities over the last 30 years. See event flyer. See recording of event.
October 7 9-10:30am - Event for Employers: Disability Inclusion Bite Sized Learning Modules - in-person at 125 Live, 125 Elton Hills Drive Northwest, Rochester, MN This presentation will show employers how they can use these tools to grow a more inclusive workplace.
October 7 11am-1pm - Event for Employers: MaxAbility Career Connections Career fair - in-person at 125 Live, 125 Elton Hills Drive Northwest, Rochester, MN
October 7 11am-1pm - Event for Career Seekers: MaxAbility Career Connections Career fair - in-person at 125 Live, 125 Elton Hills Drive Northwest, Rochester, MN
October 14 9am-1pm - Event for Entrepreneurs and Business Owners with Disabilities: Disability Inclusion Summit - virtual This event provides information on how to become certified as a disability-owned, veteran disability-owned or service-disabled veteran-owned business. See event flyer. Register now.
October 14 1-2pm - Event for Employers: Get your ADA Questions Answered by the Job Accommodation Network - virtual Reasonable accommodation and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) title I compliance issues can be challenging and complex. JAN Principal and Lead Consultants will field on-demand questions and offer tips and best practices related to current accommodation and ADA trends and complexities. Questions may be submitted during the event or in advance at Training@AskJAN.org. Register now.
October 19, 2021 4:30-5:30pm - Event for Everyone: Real Talk: Disability and Employment - virtual Join the Minnesota Council on Disability's Anti-Discrimination and Intersectionality committee for National Disability Employment Awareness Month as panelists share their employment experiences followed by a discussion. Register now.
October 20 10-11am - Event for Employers: Disability-Inclusive Workplace Culture: Building it to Last - virtual Disability-inclusive workplaces don’t just happen. This webinar will explore how leading companies build and sustain disability-inclusive cultures. Participants can apply these lessons to build a stronger, more inclusive workplace as they recover from the pandemic. Register now
October 28 1-2pm - Event for Employers: Building an Inclusive Workforce - virtual Hear how one Minnesota company is using customized employment to welcome people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to their workplace. Free event. Register now.