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Innovation in Hiring: LEAP and Great Lakes Brewing Co. Use Job Carves to On-Board Candidates with Disabilities

Posted on 07/30/18 by Tricia in General

[image:1]July 24, Cleveland, OH Great Lakes Brewing Co. in Ohio City features all the typical sights of a successful brew-pub restaurant; Cleveland-inspired menus, guests eagerly talking, toasts of home-town beer, and attentive servers engaging with customers.... read more

Do you remember your first summer job?

Posted on 07/05/18 in General

[image:1] Maybe it was mowing lawns, babysitting, lifeguarding at your neighborhood pool, scooping ice cream at a seasonal stand, stocking groceries at the corner store, or caddying at a local golf club. Many of us earned... read more

Three Advocacy Alerts from Scott Fedor, LEAP Board and Advocacy Committee Member

Posted on 03/29/18 in Advocacy

[image:1] ONE: Bill in front of Senate which will amend the ADA H.R. 620 ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 has gone to the U.S. Senate floor for a vote. If approved, this bill would greatly... read more

Finding My New Normal

Posted on 03/19/18 by Tricia in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] An Interview with LEAP Board Member Megan Hammond By Tricia L. Kuivinen, LSW, MA, External Affairs Director, Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential (LEAP) Because she enjoyed having new adventures, learning to ride a motorcycle had been... read more

Learning to Live Again After a Spinal Cord Injury

Posted on 02/26/18 by Tricia in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] LEAP Board member Scott Fedor never expected a simple summer swim at a Michigan vacation home to change his life. But almost immediately after he dove into the too-shallow lake water, he knew his life... read more