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In the Know: Financial Capability of Adults with Disabilities

By LEAD Center on December 3, 2015

This July 2014 report, issued by the National Disability Institute, shines light on the financial health, capability and situation of adults living with disabilities.

In the Know: Return to Work Programs

By LEAD Center on November 12, 2015

In the Know is a bi-monthly feature on the LEAD Center blog that highlights important resources and information about the employment, policy and economic advancement of people with disabilities.

My Son is a Public Policy Success

By Nanette Goodman on October 29, 2015

He’s 28, on the autism spectrum, and just got a job with a large company in Silicon Valley.

Show-Me State Shines During NDEAM

By Missouri Division of Workforce Development on October 27, 2015

This month, I have been inspired by the collaboration and cooperation between businesses, service organizations and individuals who have made these events happen.

Are You Asking the Right Questions?

By Elizabeth Jennings on October 23, 2015

It can be easy to overlook a few key questions that we should all ask when we are job hunting, before accepting a job, and once hired.

It’s All About Who You Know!

By Rebecca Salon on October 21, 2015

People who are successful in work (and life) use the people who know them to open doors to jobs, careers, work experiences and opportunities.

In the Know: What Every Employer Needs to Know - Key Success Factors for Hiring People with Disabilities

By LEAD Center on October 15, 2015

In the Know is a bi-monthly feature on the LEAD Center blog that highlights important resources and information about the employment, policy and economic advancement of people with disabilities.

CMS’ New HCBS Regulations Opens the Door to Competitive Employment for People with Disabilities

By Autistic Self Advocacy Network on October 9, 2015

As we celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), it is important that we take account of the incredible progress that has been made in the fight to ensure all people, including people with disabilities, have access to gainful...

In the Know: A Comprehensive Approach to Transition

By LEAD Center on September 24, 2015

In the Know is a bi-monthly feature on the LEAD Center blog that highlights important resources and information about the employment, policy and economic advancement of people with disabilities.

In the Know: Financial Education, Asset Development, and Work and Tax Incentives

By LEAD Center on September 10, 2015

Today's "In the Know" features the website section of the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), U.S. Department of Labor.