If you read one article about lipreading, read this one! With Mother’s Day right around the corner, I want to introduce Shanna Groves, the Lipreading Mom! My friend, Shanna Groves, makes lipreading work for her as a parent and everywhere life takes her! I first ‘met’ Shanna when I came across her blog post ‘Letter to My Hearing Friends’ in my newsfeed. [...]
American Sign Language, the animated language used by many. Many people were glued to TVs for the latest news and developments around Hurricane Sandy. Many of you watched as New York Mayor Bloomberg talked about preparations being made around the city before and after Sandy struck. What seems to have caught everyone’s eye was the [...]
Have you met Karen Putz yet? Let me introduce you! I can’t really give you a personal introduction because, well, I haven’t met her yet! Reading her blog posts, I feel like I’ve known her forever! Her enthusiasm, zest for life, is just so motivating and inspiring. So much so, that I just had to [...]
Discrimination is rampant in our society. Are you ready to hire a deaf employee? Time to step up and start doing something! Awareness is essential to everyone working together. Time to open our eyes people! You don’t know when you’ll be next!
Qualified for the job or position but you don’t get hired because you’re deaf or hard of hearing? What is wrong with hearing people that they just don’t get it? You rank right up there with all the other applicants but you can’t get past the interview? Its time to find solutions and get past the starting gate.