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100 Ohio Businesses Join Network Focusing on Value of Hiring People with Disabilities

June 2016

 

One hundred businesses are now members of the Ohio Business Leadership Network a peer-to-peer business organization that provides employers with information and resources about how best to recruit, select, train and retain a workforce that includes individuals with disabilities.

OHBLN Awarded 2014 USBLN® Affiliate of the Year

October 2014

 

The Ohio Business Leadership Network (OHBLN) is Awarded the 2014 USBLN® Affiliate of the Year. The USBLN's outstanding BLN Affiliate of the Year is one that has demonstrated exemplary efforts in promoting the vision, mission and spirit of the USBLN®. As a result of the Affiliate's efforts, employers and their communities understand, utilize, and benefit from the valuable resources that people with disabilities present in the workplace, supply chain and marketplace.

COWI Featured in USBLN Affiliate Spotlight

February 2014

 

The Central Ohio Workplace Initiative (COWI) was chosen by the USBLN to be featured in their Affiliate Spotlight. The Affiliate Spotlight highlights a particular program of a USBLN Affiliate that is meeting the needs of business so we can share and learn from each other.

Image of OHBLN member and a disabled worker.

OHBLN Member Featured in HR Magazine Article

HR Magazine - Give Employees with Disabilities an Assist

 

This is an excellent article that dispels myths about accommodations from the August 2013 issue of HR Magazine.  Our own Linda Gillis from Red Roof Inns Contact Center in Springfield, Ohio is featured on pages 3 and 4 of the PDF.  Please share the article with coworkers in your company and employers in your community.

Image from HR Magazine

Image from HR Magazine