Researchers at Clemson University Develop App for People With Disabilities

Zacharey Buchanan is an alumnus of a program at Clemson University designed for people with intellectual disabilities. He is using a smartphone app developed at the school that helps people with disabilities get through day-to-day tasks. Photo Courtesy of Ken Scar, Clemson

Researchers at Clemson University developed an app called Task Analysis Life that allows parents, work supervisors, and teachers to input lists of instructions complete with images and text reminders. Researchers have found that Continue reading

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There is Still Time To Make a Difference This Holiday Season

The holidays are coming to a close. So why not help out employU with it’s AmazonSmile donations. Wrap up your holiday shopping this week at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/45-2586290 and AmazonSmile donates to Employu Inc.

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Retailers Capitalize on Opportunities for People with Disabilities

Models gather backstage for the Runway of Dreams runway show, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, during Fashion Week in New York. The runway show featured models with disabilities wearing adaptive clothing for children and adults. Photo Courtesy of Kevin Hagen / AP

Americans with disabilities make up the third largest market segment behind African-Americans and Hispanics, in terms of disposable income. Retailers such as Tommy Hilfiger, Zappos, Niki, and Target are recognizing that and developing clothing Continue reading

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How Mentorship & Creativity Help Neurodiverse People Find Fulfilling Jobs

Unemployment have been holding steady at 3.7% across the country. This environment has led to many employers to think outside of the box to get their positions filled. Some have even gone to a first come, first serve hiring. This rosy picture has been tainted a bit lately with the fact income levels have not been keeping pace.

The economic boom has put millions of people back to work and economists are now saying that Continue reading

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