The International Week of Deaf People has been celebrated during the last full week of September, Sept 20-26, 2021. Last week, we came together to recognize that deaf people have our own communities, our own cultures, our own languages, sign languages, which unite us all. This year’s theme for the International Week of Deaf People
It’s that time of the year to sign up for ASL classes with Leah, classes starts next week! ASL 1 Tuesdays at 7pmASL 2 Thursdays at 7pmASL 3 Tuesdays at 11amASL 4 Wednesdays at 11am Sign up here
Canada’s Federal elections are happening these days. Elections will take place on Monday, September 20. Candidates are out in full force; making live streams on social media, doing interviews, going door to door, sending out flyers in mails, and making phone calls, etc. Promises are being made, discussions being held among the community. Signs posted on
So, you would like to hire an interpreter? Great! Here are tips on how to successfully book a sign language interpreter. We recommend that you hire Interpreters that are active members of the Canadian Association of Sign Language Interpreters (CASLI), who are committed to a professional, and ethical practice as stated by the CASLI Code
Closed captioning is a familiar term. But since the start of the pandemic, the massive switch over to online meetings, classes and videos has made the need to close caption especially apparent. While the terms “closed captioning” and “subtitles” are often used interchangeably, they are actually two separate, and different, things. While both are text
OK, you asked and I listened! Go over on my website through the service page you’ll find Business ASL for those who took Corporate Learning training or will realize it benefits their business, here are modules to learn and review signs for specific words and phrases related to your workplace environment at your own pace.
I am excited to share that we are pleased to offer a free Inclusive Communication workshop. Inclusive communication may not be a phrase you’ve come across before, but by joining this workshop you, and your business, will gain the necessary information to diversity your communication skills. Strong drive for continuous improvement & discovery Mindfulness approach
Beyond the Mindset Success Planner 2021 reduced to $20! It’s never too late to get a planner. It has everything you can ask for in a planner. Daily spreads to prompt you to define personal and professional priorities. Inspiration quotes and illustrated sign language to get you on track to keep pushing forward. And more!
Have you ever experienced going up to the cashier, trying to place an order and there was miscommunication? How many attempts were made to clarify your order? Which one of you lost their patience? Cashiers are supposed to provide positive customer experience with fair, friendly and courteous service. But… if there is a barrier occurring,
Are you a business that meets with clients or customers? Are you providing some form of communication support need in your workplace? Are you aware that people with communication support needs face widespread exclusion and discrimination? Who are these people? They are your customers, clients, co-workers, acquaintance, or even your family and friend. Inclusive Communication