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Advancing Disability Inclusion in Very Small Businesses – Join the National Online Dialogue

March 26, 2024
Source: U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)

Did you know that more than 90% of businesses in the United States have fewer than 50 employees, and that approximately 1.8 million people with disabilities are small business owners? Very small businesses employ millions of Americans and often play an essential economic role in their communities.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy invites you to participate in the upcoming national online dialogue “Advancing Disability Inclusion in Very Small Businesses.” By participating in the dialogue, you can help inform the development of future policies and enhance resources that support and advance disability inclusion in very small businesses.

Please join the conversation and lend us your insight and experience in the following areas:

  • Recruiting, hiring, and onboarding workers with disabilities
  • Supporting entrepreneurs with disabilities
  • Providing services for very small businesses
  • Complying with federal contract regulations

Get started by visiting the dialogue today. Simply log in, register, and submit your ideas, or comment and vote on ideas submitted by others.

Join the national online dialogue: Advancing Disability Inclusion in Very Small Businesses.

We hope you will participate and spread the word about this meaningful opportunity to discuss disability inclusion in very small businesses. We look forward to hearing from you!

News source: dol.gov/agencies/odep

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