Take 3, Scene 10: The Importance of Accessibility

This episode of Take 3 centers around a discussion of the importance of accessibility on the web and beyond. 3Pillar’s Jessica Hall and Jenna Warren join us in the studio to explore the options available for making the web a more accessible place for everyone.

Episode Highlights

  • Jessica gives a comprehensive definition of “accessibility” and she and Jenna discuss why digital accessibility is important for every user, not just disabled users
  • We talk about the recent controversy surrounding SweetGreen’s mobile app and why the push for better accessibility isn’t a recent phenomenon
  • Jenna and Jessica offer ways for companies to improve their online accessibility, as well as how to fit these measures into their existing product development procedures

About the Guests

Jessica Hall is the Director of Product Consulting at 3Pillar Global, where she helps clients from startups to enterprises get the most out of their product investments.

Jenna Warren is a Client Partner in the Information Services Technology vertical at 3Pillar Global. She is responsible for the overall success of 3Pillar’s engagement with clients.

Julia Slattery

Julia Slattery

Marketing Content Specialist

Julia Slattery is a Marketing Content Specialist for 3Pillar Global in our Fairfax office. She manages content for 3Pillar’s web properties, hosts 3Pillar’s ‘Take 3’ podcast, and assists with the production and editing of a wide variety of audio, video, and written content. She holds a BA in Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication from James Madison University.

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