Tribe Talks 11 Jul 2019
Over the last year I guess we've embarked on a diversity and inclusion journey, not really knowing what we’d find out and learn. As you know, we became members of Diversity Works New Zealand, thinking that we’d start a process to help us and our partners attract diverse talent that felt included. But the reality is, what started as journey where we thought there would be a defined outcome, couldn’t have been more different from where it’s taken us.
Tribe Talks 09 Jul 2019
New Zealanders with disabilities are 3 times less likely to be employed than their non-disabled peers according to Stats NZ. The Accessibility Tick was set up to help bridge the disability employment gap by providing support to businesses to create more accessible environments. Sudima Hotel are Accessiblity Tick members, and champions of the disabled community, we spoke to their Executive Director - Projects, Vedika Jhunjhnuwala, to hear why they made a conscious decision to become Accessibility Tick members.
Tribe Talks 08 Jul 2019
Finding a job is a difficult task for anyone, it can often feel like a full-time job in itself. And finding a job when you have an access need, can make things even more difficult. To get a sense of the challenges people with disabilities face when they are looking for work, we spoke to Tanya Colvin, who leads the Accessibility Tick programme.