Employment Events & Workshops

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Accommodating Your World: Using Technology to Leverage Your Network

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.”December 3 Session: Using Technology to Leverage Your Network, 9-10 a.m. PT. Today networking has become an essential aspect of the job search. Developing relationships and connections within a job-seeker's network help to create more opportunities. Using technology can assist in advancing one’s career and promote professional possibilities. Practical networking advice paired with appropriate technology streams helps participants develop the tools needed to bring them closer to their employment goals.
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Accommodating Your World: HumanWare, Part One

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” November 26 Session: HumanWare, Part 1, 10-11 a.m. MT. HumanWare has teamed up with the CNIB Foundation to present and identify key functionalities on their most popular low vision products. Join us to identify what HumanWare device best suits your needs for accommodating your world. 
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Accommodating Your World: eSight

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 8 Session: eSight, 10-11 a.m. MT. eSight has teamed up with the CNIB Foundation to demonstrate the latest in electronic eyewear.
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Accommodating Your World: HumanWare, Part Two

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” November 26 Session: HumanWare, Part 2, 1-2 p.m. MT. In continuation of Part 1, HumanWare will be presenting their most popular products that are geared towards minimal to no sight audiences. Join us to identify what HumanWare device best suits your needs for accommodating your world. 
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Accommodating Your World: IrisVision

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 8 Session: IrisVision, 1-2 p.m. MT. Irisvision has teamed up with the CNIB Foundation to demonstrate the latest in ecteronic eyewear. Experience the life-changing technology that can help you stay connected to your world, and regain your daily independence.
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Accommodating Your World: iOS Accessibility Features

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 10 Session: iOS Accessibility Features, 1-2 p.m. MT. Join us to truly accommodate your world by understanding the built-in accessibility features in all iOS devices.
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Accommodating Your World: Eschenbach Optik

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 1 Session: Using AI for Punctuality, 10-11 a.m. MT. Eschenbach Optik has teamed up with the CNIB Foundation to present and identify key functionalities on their most popular products. Join us to identify what Eschenbach Optik device best suits your needs for accommodating your world.
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Accommodating Your World: VLR Accessibility Beyond Technology

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 1 Session: VLR Accessibility Beyond Technology, 1-2 p.m. MT.  Discover with Vision Loss Rehab (VLR) the essential equipment you need for creating an accessible world beyond using technology. In this presentation, we will be demonstrating how to make a workstation accessible. Explore the different varieties of handheld magnifiers, lighting options, writing guides, along with low vision techniques.
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Accommodating Your World: Smartphone Accessibility Apps

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 10 Session: Smartphone Accessibility Apps, 10-11 a.m. MT. Join us to learn and identify the best accessible Apps for iOS and Android devices. Learn about Seeing AI, Be My Eyes, Envision, etc. to truly know how to accommodate your world. 
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Accommodating Your World: Take Tech to Work

This November and December, the CNIB Foundation will be hosting a series of virtual workshops with the theme “Accommodating Your World.” December 3 Session: Take Tech to Work, 12-1 p.m. PT. Technology to go! The virtual workshop demonstrates how you can build your personalized and agile tech-toolkit. Learn a step-by-step process in job-seeking strategies, interview skills, and how to be successful at work.