‘Speerheading’ Inclusive Opportunities and Finding Employment For Individuals With Disabilities

 

In a world where opportunities for individuals with disabilities often lag, Speerhead Beyond emerges as a beacon of hope. The company’s primary mission is to ensure people with disabilities and their support circles secure meaningful employment, thus enhancing their potential to live fulfilling lives. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as of 2023 only 21.3 percent of persons with a disability were employed. Speerhead Beyond, helmed by Mitzi Gray, is challenging this statistic, fostering inclusivity in workplaces across Texas.

So, how does Speerhead Beyond bridge the gap between companies and talented individuals with disabilities? What led Mitzi Gray to create such an innovative platform, and how does it benefit both employers and employees?

Tune into this week’s episode of “I Don’t Care with Kevin Stevenson” host Kevin Stevenson welcomes Mitzi Gray, the owner and director of Speerhead Beyond. In an enlightening conversation, Gray delved into the inception of Speerhead Beyond, shared insight into its operations, and discussed how it is altering the narrative for people with disabilities in the employment sector.

In this episode, the duo discussed:

  • Gray’s personal journey from being an educator to launching Speerhead Beyond.
  • The four critical components of Speerhead Beyond’s operations and the role of job coaches.
  • How Speerhead Beyond works with schools and businesses to provide vocational training and employment opportunities.

Mitzi Gray, with a background in education and an MBA under her belt, has been instrumental in advancing the cause of individuals with disabilities. A former teacher and behavioral specialist, Mitzi’s passion for creating equal opportunities led her to establish Speerhead Beyond. The organization, which started in 2019, has experienced significant growth, supporting numerous individuals with disabilities secure meaningful employment.

Follow us on social media for the latest updates in B2B!

Image

Latest

sales process automation
The Future of Business Success Lies in Real-Time Feedback and Sales Process Automation
May 22, 2024

Amid the rapid pace of technological advancements, sales processes are undergoing significant changes. Companies are increasingly pressured to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and customer satisfaction. According to Forrester’s 2023 report, a staggering 90% of global business buyers experienced stalled purchasing processes due to economic headwinds, emphasizing the importance of price transparency and the need for…

Read More
thaly palanisamy as new president
Stenograph, LLC Announces Thaly Palanisamy as New President
May 22, 2024

Stenograph, LLC is pleased to announce Thaly Palanisamy as president. In his role, Mr. Palanisamy will guide Stenograph in executing its strategic vision: Empowering the capture, preservation, and accessibility of verbatim records. “Thaly’s leadership skills, combined with the Stenograph strategy deployed by our talented team, will ensure success as we charter our course for the…

Read More
rightnow media
Excellence Culture – Brian Mosley
May 22, 2024

“I like your word excellence better than greatness, because you don’t have to sacrifice everything in order to be excellent” – Brian Mosley Those were the words of Brian Mosley (President of RightNow Media) as we discussed the balance of family and leading an organization that is impacting people all over the world. If you…

Read More
safety culture
Nurturing and Growing a Sustainable Safety Culture
May 22, 2024

Applied Digital champions a proactive approach to workplace safety, empowering employees to take ownership of their health and safety. This video showcases our open-door policy, which allows employees to easily connect with environmental health and safety (EH&S) professionals via phone, email, or a dedicated helpline for support in any situation. We also highlight our…

Read More