1. You already have a fan club

    Written by on September 29, 2016 in News, Teamwork

    We’re hiring! In true Agile form, Charles Callistro invites us to consider a less painful, more people-first, approach to the job interview. Prospective candidates, read up!

  2. Web accessibility contracting & procurement: Ron Lucey

    Written by on May 5, 2014 in Understanding accessibility

    Most often the focus of accessibility training is design and development techniques for creating accessible web sites and applications. That’s almost too late, though, isn’t it? Today we’ll look at the procurement piece of the puzzle. We talk with Ron Lucey about how the state of Texas uses procurement policies, contract language and remedies to help deliver on the promise of making the web accessible to everyone.

  3. What AccessU is all about: Sharron Rush

    Written by on May 9, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    What can technology professionals learn from the Arts? In our final interview before AccessU, we talk with Sharron Rush, Executive Director of Knowbility, about the parallels between inclusion in the Arts and Technology. Sharron also shares some exciting news about next week’s AccessU.

  4. Web accessibility and gamification with Glenda Sims

    Written by on May 7, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    Today we talk about the accessibility family, the tools that people use to produce web content, gamification and addiction—all tied together by Glenda the Goodwitch Sims, who is speaking at next week’s John Slatin AccessU.

  5. Plain language & usable accessibility: Whitney Quesenbery

    Written by on May 3, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    A modern view of accessibility leans towards it being part of User Experience. Our own Derek Featherstone talks with Whitney Quesenbery, a UX researcher about her sessions at AccessU about usability testing with people with disabilities and plain language.

  6. Denis Boudreau on Enterprise Accessibility

    Written by on May 2, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    Enterprise-wide accessibility is receiving a lot more attention these days as large organizations work to implement accessible design, development and content practices into their processes. Today, we talk with Denis Boudreau about some of the goals and challenges of these scenarios.

  7. Google Docs accessibility with Shawn Lauriat

    Written by on April 30, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    Web Accessibility isn’t always easy. Some people are tackling tough problems. Here we talk with Shawn Lauriat who works on Google Docs Accessibility about some of the challenges he faces with screen readers, other assistive technology and changing the world.

  8. An interview with Karl Groves

    Written by on April 26, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    As part of Knowbility’s 2013 John Slatin AccessU, we are proud to present an interview with Karl Groves—one of my co-workers, and speaker at the upcoming AccessU. Karl works on our team as an Accessibility Consultant and is interviewed here by another co-worker, Derek Featherstone. They talk Vikings, testing, workshops and BBQ.

  9. An interview with Lainey Feingold

    Written by on April 23, 2013 in Understanding accessibility

    As part of Knowbility’s 2013 John Slatin AccessU, we are proud to present our first speaker interview with Lainey Feingold, a lawyer that focuses on accessibility. Our own Derek Featherstone speaks with her about her session at the upcoming AccessU conference.