Tag: PEAT

Episode 141: Future of Work: Apprenticeships and Employing People With Disabilities

I don’t think I need to remind you that we are at an inflection point when it comes to employment and the available talent we have in the market. There are now more jobs than unemployed looking for work. Especially in the technology sector, there are not enough skilled workers […]

Ep 140 – Future of Work: Autonomous Vehicles Provide Mobility for All

It isn’t just the workplace that’s evolving. It’s the way in which we work, combined with the way in which we travel to work, that is also changing. Autonomous vehicles offer a new way to travel and transport ourselves and our families. Today, we’re diving into how autonomous vehicles are […]

Ep 138 – Future of Work: Virtual Reality & Accessible Workplace Technology

The area of virtual reality and augmented reality is a growing space. The VR industry has increased to 90 million active users in 2017, and it is projected to increase to 171 million users in 2018.  I’ve had a number of podcast interviews over the last three years that touch […]

Ep 136 – Future of Work: Workplace Accessibility and Inclusion

According to the Amplify Accessibility Report from Accenture, people with disabilities can potentially add an additional $23 billion to the global economy. Advances in accessibility technology can help make this a reality, enabling more than 88 million of the 160 million people with disabilities to be a part of the […]

Ep 134 – Future of Work: Job Search and Employee Accessibility

It’s important to walk a mile in another person’s shoes. I encourage this often when it comes to understanding the job seeker journey and certainly when talking with employees whether it’s through focus groups, surveys or applying for jobs at your company to understand first hand what the process is […]