The company also partners with the US Business Leadership Network
(USBLN), a national non-profit that helps business derive performance by leveraging disability inclusion in the workplace, supply chain, and marketplace.
The DEI, a joint initiative by the American Association of People with Disabilities and the US Business Leadership Network
, evaluates companies based on four categories: culture and leadership, enterprise-wide access, employment practices and community engagement and support services.
The survey conducted by the US Business Leadership Network
and the American Association of People with Disabilities offers businesses an opportunity to receive an objective assessment of their overall disability inclusion policies and practices through a national, transparent benchmarking tool.
In addition to today's agreement with PBATS, ODEP has alliances with Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, National Association of State Workforce Agencies, National Industry Liaison Group, National Organization of Nurses with Disabilities, National Working Positive Coalition, Society of Human Resource Management, US Business Leadership Network
and Youth Transitions Collaborative/The Center for Health Care Transition Improvement.
A major management consultant and professional development specialist based in San Antonio, Frost & Sullivan bills the Council as the world's first member-driven, global business leadership network
dedicated to helping senior executives in manufacturing shape a better future for their organizations and industries.
The group is coordinated by Capital Area Michigan Works and the Business Leadership Network
of Michigan, two organizations that work with small businesses to hire and accommodate persons with disabilities.
the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, the Louisiana Restaurant Association Education Foundation, the Louisiana Business Leadership Network
and Cafe Reconcile to provide culinary training to Louisiana residents who want to pursue a career or advance their skills in the culinary arts.
Van Lieshout (2001) discusses the Business Leadership Network
, which is an employer led coalition with networks throughout the country promoting employment of people with disabilities, as a "talented, motivated source of untapped labor" (p.
The Colorado Business Leadership Network
, an employer-led consortium that provides guidance and leadership to companies who hire individuals with disabilities, named 7-Eleven, Stout Drywall, the City of Littleton, the U.
The ODEP offers the following resources for more information: The Business Leadership Network
(BLN), a national network of industry leaders, provides employers resources for recruiting candidates with disabilities and additional information [www.
Business Leadership Network
(USBLN) and the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), serves as the nations most trusted annual benchmarking tool for disability policies and practices.