Accessibility & Assistive Technology: One Marines Story-The Human Connection

Categories: 508 Compliance, Disability issues, Government Services, Job and Career Tips, Success story, Veteran Services
Normally, I write about technical aspects and various applications of assistive technology, and the positive effects on the business and disability community. Since I want to give a complete detail of those effects, I would be remiss if I didn’t include how assistive technology impacts the humans who use it and a concrete example of ... Continue ArticleClick here for "Accessibility & Assistive Technology: One Marines Story-The Human Connection"

Accessibility: Is Your Business Leaving Money on the Table?

Categories: 508 Compliance, Company news, Disability issues, Government Services
Accessibility & Technology – Every Industry Making products and various services accessible for assistive readers, and providing greater keyboard control are two major aspects of providing accessibility within electronic communications (i.e. Web sites, e-mails). It is becoming more important to the retail industry and other types of businesses to provide for accessibility, as competition for ... Continue ArticleClick here for "Accessibility: Is Your Business Leaving Money on the Table?"

Accessibility – Top Ten Automation Errors

Categories: 508 Compliance, Company news, Disability issues, Government Services
Frequently, when discussing accessibility issues with business owners and others, the topic of 508 “automation” comes up. While some automation programs are very good and cover a lot of key points and information, keep in mind these types of programs cannot replicate end users experience precisely, and it is wise to have a 508-professional do ... Continue ArticleClick here for "Accessibility – Top Ten Automation Errors"

SBA Contract Certification Helps Small Business Expand from Three Employees to 500+

Categories: Company news, Government Services, Job and Career Tips, Press mentions, Recruiting & Hiring, Success story, Veteran Services
When Merry Korn started her small business, Pearl Interactive Network, Inc., she initially struggled to find a niche for her small business. Even more daunting was the federal contracting certification process that she wanted to pursue. Merry reached out to the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Columbus District Office to meet with Business Opportunity Specialist Jill ... Continue ArticleClick here for "SBA Contract Certification Helps Small Business Expand from Three Employees to 500+"