Knife Skills Showing in Greenville, June 18

Join me to view the Emmy nominated documentary of Knife Skills. This is a movie about Edwin’s, a restaurant ran entirely by previously incarcerated individuals. There will be a panel discussion afterwards about fair hiring and what Greenville can do to close the workforce gap. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/knife-skills-screening-and-conversation-tickets-46991649288 Continue reading Knife Skills Showing in Greenville, June 18

Greenville SHRM Advocates for Workers with Disabilities

This article features some of the great work being done by the Greenville SHRM chapter on increasing employment access for people with disabilities in our community: https://www.shrm.org/ResourcesAndTools/hr-topics/behavioral-competencies/global-and-cultural-effectiveness/Pages/SHRM-Chapters-Advocate-for-Workers-with-Disabilities.aspx Continue reading Greenville SHRM Advocates for Workers with Disabilities

Inclusion Drives Innovation: An Employer Summit on Hiring Individuals with Disabilities in SC

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM River Center at Saluda Shoals 5605 Bush River Road Columbia, SC 29212 In celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the SC Disability Employment Coalition is inviting businesses in South Carolina to register for this event today! http://greenvillehr.org/images/downloads/Diversity_and_Inclusion_Committee/2017_employer_summit_save_the_date_final.pdf Continue reading Inclusion Drives Innovation: An Employer Summit on Hiring Individuals with Disabilities in SC

Disability Employment Awareness Luncheon, October 17, Laurens County Museum

Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs, Vocational Rehabilitation, ABLE SC, and Laurens School District 55 and District 56 are offering a DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS LUNCHEON on October 17th beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Laurens County Museum, Historic Courthouse Square. Complimentary lunch provided.  1.5 Hours of Professional Development SHRM Credit will be provided. Register online by emailing Carolyn Shortt at cshortt@laurens55.org Disability Employment Awareness Lunch & Learn Continue reading Disability Employment Awareness Luncheon, October 17, Laurens County Museum