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Business Tip: Turning a Negative Review into a Deaf-Friendly One

Posted by: Staff Writer on June 7, 2016  |  Comments

Lets face it, it’s tough getting a negative review or negative feedback.  No one likes it, whether you’re an individual or a business. While eighty percent of reviews on deaffriendly.com are positive, the deaf-challenged experiences Deaf consumers face sometimes lead to reviews that are three stars or less. We encourage businesses to reframe the situation and see negative reviews as a wonderful opportunity to gain an edge, get information about Deaf consumers, and do concrete things to create a deaf-friendly experience in the future. In fact, the most successful situations we see are a deaf-challenged business taking a negative review and turning it into a positive one. 

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ADA Then & Now: Where We Have Been & Where We Go From Here

Posted by: Staff Writer on July 21, 2015  |  Comments

This week we are watching as the nation celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law by then President George H.W. Bush. Current President Obama said, “Thanks to the ADA, the places that comprise our shared American life- schools, workplaces, movie theaters, courthouses, buses, baseball stadiums, national parks- they truly belong to everyone.”

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Reviews by Advocates & Champions

ET

ET

MacGregor's Grill & Tap Room

Excellent Customer Service, they do employ Deaf and HOH employees. Overall good is reasonable for college ...

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Victor

Victor

Amaize

They have their devices and pen & paper prepared. Whenever I need clarification, they used their ...

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Local Tasters

Local Tasters

Indigo

Indigo is one of the hidden gems in D.C.! They make various Indian dishes and ...

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Ariele

Ariele

Sport Restaurant & Bar

My first time to attend the Sport Restaurant with my friends and family to watch soccer ...

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