Disability in the Workplace: Tips, tricks, and resources to help you up your (work) game!
Date and Time
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
12:00 to 1:00 pm
This is an online event.
Olivia Lopez - Workability III
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Tips, tricks, and resources to help you up your (work) game!
One Wednesday of each month
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Reasonable accommodations and the art of disability disclosure
February 8, 2023
If you have a disability, you may need accommodations to help you perform your best at work. Knowing what you need and how to best ask for these accommodations is key to your success! This workshop will provide an overview of:
- disability rights laws covering access to accommodations, examples of accommodations (such as assistive technology or adjustments to your work schedule)
- the best way to request them
- resources to walk you through the process step-by-step.
Government Employment - Opportunities for Job Seekers with Disabilities
March 8, 2023
Are you interested in employment with a state or federal government agency? Do you feel confident in your ability to independently navigate the application and hiring process? Join us at the next workshop to learn about government job opportunities and specialized hiring programs for people with disabilities, including the Limited Examination and Appointment Program (LEAP) and Schedule A.
Workplace Professionalism: Skills for success
April 12, 2023
Throughout our working lives, we will have different jobs. No matter the industry–from customer service, to an office job, to tech jobs–all of these jobs have one thing in common: to achieve success in your career path, you will need to demonstrate professionalism and workplace etiquette. Join us as we talk about employer expectations for behavior and attitude that can make you stand out:
- effective communication
- interpersonal skills
- respecting diversity
- time management
- taking initiative
- problem solving