Googles Makes Accessibility Information More Prominent on Maps

Googles Makes Accessibility Information More Prominent on Maps

Starting today, Google Maps will feature a new mode called Accessible Places that, when toggled on, will more prominently show wheelchair accessibility info, the company announced on Thursday. It will be rolling out gradually, the company says, for both Android and...
Leading into Possibility

Leading into Possibility

I’m privileged to have been part of this historical event where Alumni from all 10 years of the Be. Leadership program came together via Zoom for a 2-day Leading into Possibility conversation about a model of leadership fit for the future that is coming at us,...
How Online Retailers Can Enhance Digital Accessibility for Shoppers with Disabilities

How Online Retailers Can Enhance Digital Accessibility for Shoppers with Disabilities

This is an interesting article, based out of the UK which looks at how online retailers can enhance digital accessibility for shoppers with disabilities and gives 10 common things that customers with disabilities wish online retailers knew.  In NZ approximately 1 in 4...
A More Inclusive Society Post Covid-19

A More Inclusive Society Post Covid-19

Lisa Oakley, Blind Low Vision NZ General Manager of People and Culture, has penned a thoughtful piece on what she hopes future workplaces will look like in a post-Covid-19 world – especially for people with disabilities. Read more…