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Reflections on Dreamforce

Cala Estes reflects on attending Dreamforce 2019 to share Best Practices for Empowering Employees with Disabilities Using Salesforce

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Advertise Accessibility

Advertise Accessibility

Don’t let accessibility become just another buzzword. Let it be an attraction. Solicit the opinions of various user groups as you coordinate events.

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September 2019 News

September 2019 News

In this edition of our newsletter, we share about EdgGuide, a ground-breaking technology, highlight some recent successes, showcase some upcoming events, and more! read about it in our September 2019 newsletter

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August 2019 News

In this edition of our newsletter, we share some great employment news, highlight a rising Salesforce Star, showcase some upcoming events, and more! read about it in our August 2019 newsletter

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July 2019 News

July 2019 News

In this edition of our newsletter, we share some great employment news, highlight a ground-breaking new K-12 program, showcase some awesome new accessible tech, and more!  read our July 2019 newsletter

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June 2019 News

June 2019 News

In this edition of our newsletter, we share good news about recent events and welcome a new team member! First up, our symposium was a full day focusing on the "how" of accessibility.  We welcome Meghan Morris to the BIT team as an Accessibility Specialist.  And, we...

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April 2019 News

April 2019 News

In this edition of our newsletter, we shout out good news and share out exciting upcoming events! First up, we congratulate Ron Sorozan, LCI's new VP of Technology.  Registration is open for our annual Symposium in June. We recap our time at Google Next.  And, we have...

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The Blind Institute of Technology™ (BIT) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing workforce development and inclusive employment solutions that prepare people with disabilities, and the employers who hire them, for success in the workplace.

Led by Executive Director Mike Hess, BIT aims to help solve the unemployment and diversity and inclusion epidemic among people with disabilities by reducing barriers to employment through education, preparation, employment placement and accessible technology initiatives. Our vision is a world in which people with disabilities have the same employment opportunities as their peers.

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