We interview Xian Horn, a joyful half-Asian woman with Cerebral Palsy, who serves as teacher, speaker, beauty advocate and blogger. Read her inspirational story to learn more about how people with disabilities contribute to the workplace and to society as a whole.
“Employers are looking for alternative sources of labor, and they are more willing to overcome potential concerns about disabilities,” says Andrew Houtenville, an associate professor of economics at the University of New Hampshire, who co-authored the report. ... See MoreSee Less
As Emily Yates, an accessibility consultant, travel writer and TV presenter who recently wrote the Lonely Planet guide to Accessible Rio de Janeiro, points out, the spontaneous, unexpected joys of travel aren’t so easy to achieve if you’re disabled.