Alaska Business Roundtable: Maximizing Human Potential: Employing Qualified Individuals with Disabilities

Anchorage, AK
Thursday, November 12, 2009
       
Alaska Business Roundtable: Maximizing Human Potential: Employing Qualified Individuals with Disabilities
Thursday, November 12, 2009 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The Dena'ina Civic & Convention Center
600 West 7th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501

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This forum is for business leaders, owners, and human resource professionals. It is an opportunity to learn about an untapped labor market of Alaskans with disabilities willing and qualified to work in today's competitive job market. Topics covered include:
  • Recent changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act and what it means to employers
  • Job accommodations made easy!
  • Health care questions and options for employees with disabilities
  • Apprenticeship opportunities
  • Where and how to find qualified applicants with disabilities
  • Disability communication and etiquette
  • Hiring incentives and tax benefits
  • Early return to work strategies for employees who become disabled or ill
The forum will end with a discussion among participants and experts on the challenges that currently exist in the marketplace and opportunities to overcome them.

Registration cost: $50, lunch included
Travel stipends for employers outside of Anchorage are available.
HR Development Credits are available.
 

Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Check payments can be made out to CPD (Center for Psychosocial Development).
    Check payments must be submitted before attending the event!

    Payments can be sent to:
    Center for Psychosocial Development
    C/O: Raelynn Smith
    2702 Gambell St, Ste 103
    Anchorage, AK 99501

    Refunds will not be processed after October 29, 2009.

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