Attitudes, Values and Leadership

Canadian Business Owners Make Money by Hiring Disabled Workers

A 2016 CBC News broadcast exhibits how Canadian businesses have found hiring disabled Canadians boosted their bottom line profits by retained a valued employee, increased the employee’s productivity and increased the employee’s attendance.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gOu5tTePCU

 

Mark Wafer Interview: Advantages of Hiring Disabled Workers.

Mark Wafer is interviewed by Steve Palkin, Mr. Wafer understands and explains the business advantages that his more than 40 disabled employees bring to his bottom line.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVeV6g9YC2s

 

Rethinking DisAbility in the Private Sector

This resource from the federal government of Canada is a great report that dispel myths about hiring people with disabilities, it showcase inspiring stories about inclusive businesses, the report also presents compelling numbers on the direct benefits and indirect benefits of hiring people with disabilities and even have “getting started” section at the end of the report that helps your business with some suggestions on how to make your business sector more inclusive.

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/disability/consultations/rethinking-disabilities.html