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Re: Please share your accessibility story!

From: Sharron Rush <srush@knowbility.org>
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:48:31 -0500
Message-ID: <CA++nJxqDucDGaZe1KG-NRU=42hLOmS7RcTBCcuh3veZPwjSG9A@mail.gmail.com>
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Wow, Bryan Gareventa sent a great story, well told! Thanks for that.

And we are also especially looking for case study kinds of examples where a
company adopted accessibility and what the results were for customer
satisfaction, web performance, sales etc.So please keep them coming!

On Thu, Aug 31, 2017 at 2:57 PM, Sharron Rush <srush@knowbility.org> wrote:

> Hey folks,
>
> I love to think about the entirety of WAI-IG, distributed around the
> world,  furthering the cause of accessibility where ever you are in so many
> different ways.
>
> As EOWG hones in on final plans for a relaunched, modernized WAI website,
> we would love to share your stories with others around the globe who
> struggle to make the accessibility business case. Your story may help
> someone convince their organization that designing for full inclusion makes
> good business sense as well as being the right thing to do.
>
> If you have a story to share, please send to the WAI editors list wai-eo-
> editors@w3.org  and we will try to include as many as we can on the new
> WAI website!
>
> Use these questions if they are useful but please do not feel constrained
> by them:
>
> - What kind of business/organization do you represent?
> - How did your commitment to accessibility begin?
> - How did the journey unfold?
> - What were some barriers/surprises/easy wins?
> - Were there unanticipated benefits?
>
> Thanks a million for helping us make the case and spread the word about
> the organizational benefits of digital accessibility.
>
> Onward!
> Sharron Rush
> co-chair Accessibility Education and Outreach Working Group (EOWG)
>
>
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