John Mirra, staff liaison for the Panhandle BLN, believes that employers are missing a wonderful opportunity to hire people eager to work.
,The Department of Labor reports that by the year 2010, there will be over 168 million jobs nationally, yet there will be only 158 million workers.Employers really need to tap into the large pool of disabled workers that are ready, willing and able to work,, he
has worked with the local disabled population for the past 20 years and is dedicated to finding employment for people with disabilities.
,Our goal is to get more employers to hire people with disabilities,, he
said. ,We have engineers that will help to design and supply accommodations for disabled persons free of charge.
It is their turn,, Mirra