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Join CTBLN’s Online Mentoring Program for Community College Students

CTBLN’s Campus Career Connect (C3) pairs adult workforce volunteers with community college students with a disability. Through these relationships, students get help reaching their career goals. This is your opportunity to make a difference! What does a mentor do? • Participate for one calendar year • Complete the application & online training process • Spend time each […]

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Creating and Growing a Disability ERG: Rewards and Challenges

Forming any organization presents challenges and can result in great rewards. In this article, CTBLN Board member Marc Dupont of Sikorsky describes the experience of starting a Disability ERG at Sikorsky. Disability ERG’s raise the profile of employees with disabilities and can support employees who have disabilities, caregivers of people with disabilities and parents of children with […]

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RSVP Now for CTBLN’s March 15th Meeting on The Power of Disability ERG’s

Join us on March 15, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Eversource, 107 Selden Street, Berlin, CT, for the next meeting in the highly successful Inclusion Works Here Series: Creating an Inclusive Workplace from Recruiting to Retention. We will be having a panel discussion about The Power of Disability ERG/BRG’s in Creating an Inclusive […]

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Connecticut Businesses “Rock” the 2017 USBLN DEI “Best Places to Work List” Be Recognized! Sign up by Jan. 12th for the 2018 DEI

The Connecticut Business Leadership Network is pleased to announce that 46 businesses with headquarters or significant locations in Connecticut have been recognized as “Best Places to Work” by the 2017 Disability Equality Index. The American Association of People with Disabilities and the US Business Leadership Network® are honored to recognize the following companies that scored […]

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RSVP Now for the November 2, 2017 CTBLN Meeting on Inclusive Interviewing Techniques

RSVP now for the CTBLN meeting on November 2, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at The Travelers Claim University, 99 Lamberton Road, Windsor, CT. We will be holding  the second meeting in the highly successful Inclusion Works Here Series: Creating an Inclusive Workplace from Recruiting to Retention. On November 2nd, we will have a panel composed […]

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CTBLN Executive Director to Be Interviewed on “For the People” Radio Program

Sharon Denson the Executive Director of the Connecticut Business Leadership Network will be interviewed on the radio program “For the People”. The interview will be aired on Sunday, October 1st on the Connoisseur Media radio stations and on their Podcasts. Sharon, a subject matter expert in diversity and inclusion will be speaking about CTBLN, its […]

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Sign Up Now for the 2017 Diverse Ability Career Fairs

The Connecticut Business Leadership Network (CTBLN) is pleased to announce that we will again be partnering with The Connecticut Departments of Labor and Rehabilitation Services to present a fall career fair series including four Diverse Ability Career Fairs in partnership with the CT State Colleges and Universities, and an October 11 Middlesex County Career Fair […]

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Join Us on Friday, September 15th, to Kick off Our “Inclusion Works Here” Series

The Connecticut Business Leadership Network is pleased to announce the first meeting in its’ new series of programs entitled “Inclusion Works Here: Creating an Inclusive Workplace from Recruiting to Retention.” Like our “Accommodation Series”, each session in this series will cover a topic which is a vital part of the steps your business can take to […]

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The Connecticut Business Leadership Network Forges New Disability Growth Initiative with USBLN and Wells Fargo

Earlier this year, the U.S. Business Leadership Network (USBLN®) launched the USBLN Affiliate Supplier Diversity Initiative, enlisting affiliates to design and implement proactive strategies to build awareness and increase utilization of disability-owned businesses in local communities. We are excited to announce Wells Fargo, a USBLN Corporate Partner and Founding Partner of the USBLN Disability Supplier […]

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