HIGHLIGHTS OF A FORUM: Participant-Identified Leading Practices That Could Increase the Employment of Individuals with Disabilities in the Federal Workforce

Ekstrand, Laurie E.
October 2010
GAO Reports;10/5/2010, preceding p1
Government Document
The article presents the highlights of the forum conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on employment practices which could be implemented by federal agencies to increase the number of employed individuals with disabilities. Respondents claimed that the key to sustaining improvements was leadership commitment and employment outcomes could be improved by better coordination. They said that employment opportunities can be improved by flexible work environment.


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