The Galt Foundation Blog

  • 4 Technologies for an Accessible Workplace

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    Galt Foundation discusses four accessibility technologies that organizations should consider for making their workplaces more inclusive for employees with disabilities: video conferencing, closed captioning, guided meditation apps, and assessment tools.

  • Meet Lydia: Surviving a Dark Storm

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    In the second of our "Success Stories," we learn about Lydia’s journey working with Galt Foundation. Through her story, we gain valuable insight into how Galt helped Lydia advance her education and career, despite her medical history. We also learn about the significant ways in which this experience differed when compared to another employment agency that she worked with previously.

     

  • Managing Migraines in the Workplace

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    With June being National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month (MHAM), Galt Foundation shares tips and strategies that managers can implement for improving workplace accessibility for employees who experience debilitating headaches and migraines.

     

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    Meet Henry: Reclaiming Confidence in the Workplace

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    In the first of our newly launched "Success Stories" blog series, Galt Foundation shares the story of Henry, one of our job seekers who regained morale in the workforce with our help. After a two-year hiatus, Henry was able to confidently reenter the workforce.

     

  • Prevention Is the Best Medicine in the Age of COVID-19

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    Galt Foundation is a proud long-time partner of the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs (ODVA), which took early and decisive action to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Learn about the critical steps they took to keep residents and staff safe, and read helpful tips inspired by the ODVA’s approach to managing change.

     

  • Galt Foundation COVID-19 Statement

    Dear Staff, Clients and Community Members,

     

    There is no denying that the world is facing major, unprecedented changes. COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus, is impacting individuals, families and communities across the country and across the globe.


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    The Shadow of Success

    Did you know one of the wealthiest women in the world once thought that she was the biggest failure? She had been jobless, living in poverty, and her work had been rejected dozens of times.

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    Taking Care of You

    I spent this weekend with a hotel full of Certified Rehabilitation Counselors, and one of the very important things I learned is “self care.”
    When HR came to me and said, “You have too many vacation days and you need to use them,” I was the first to say, “Yeah, yeah, I know.” My thought is that I have too much to do. 

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    Can you honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. if your communities are not inclusive to all citizens?

    In the month of January, we take time to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Known most for his personal passion and sacrifice for the civil rights and equal protection of all, Dr. King’s dream is one which has been enshrined as 

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