Intuit’s support for small businesses during and after COVID

We’ve all been affected by the COVID pandemic. This is especially true for small business owners. There have been few opportunities to adapt to the closed buildings, reduced tourism, and shift to virtual universities and government work. At Intuit, we’ve taken significant steps to help small businesses survive the COVID shutdowns and transformations. I’d like to share some of these tools with you.

The Saga of Accessible Colors – Video and Slides

I recently gave a presentation for Maxability about color contrast. This is a complex topic and could never be fully covered in one hour. I hoped to bring some understanding of why we still have problems with color contrast, understanding why designers may use a color that doesn’t meet color contrast requirements, and strategies to […]

Artificial Intelligence and Accessibility – GAAD 2020 – Hello A11y

Artificial Intelligence and Accessibility for Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2020 Machine learning and artificial intelligence are keywords used to describe the process of building complex interactions based on large amounts of data. While the industry has been evolving steadily since the 1950’s, we are now at a point where there’s universal access to the technology. […]

Intuit’s Accessibility Champion Program

Intuit’s Accessibility Champion program enables everyone to become a champion and a roadmap for people to become leaders. This was created to celebrate people making contributions towards accessibility. It highlights people via employee profile badges, congratulatory spotlights, and notifications to managers about their commitment. The program emphasizes customer empathy, disability etiquette, and accessible product design […]