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  • Celebrating 10 years of rebranding disability through achievement

Who We Are

We're a global not for profit organization that's rebranding disability through achievement. We do that by attracting, preparing and connecting high potential university students & alumni who happen to have disabilities for scholarships, internships, The Lime Connect Fellowship Program and full time careers with our corporate partners - the world's leading corporations.

Our partners, who are setting an example for others to follow, include today:

PepsiCo (founding partner), IBM, Google, Goldman SachsBloomberg, JP MorganPwC, Unilever and our newest partner, Microsoft, in the U.S., and

PepsiCo (founding partner), BMO, IBMTD  and our newest partners Bell and CIBC in Canada.

Lime Blog

Welcome to Lime Connect's blog, The Lowercase d, where we put talent first and disability second!  Join us for helpful career advice, internship and full time job opportunities, to hear personal stories from our Lime Network members, and updates from our corporate partners. Check out our latest blog post below!


Big Law Business: Google Hired a Blind Lawyer and Here's His Story

When Jack Chen walked into an interview with law firm Baker Botts in 2007, he knew he was at a disadvantage in the Big Law world: born blind, Chen has to use assistive technologies to complete his legal work.

“As a young associate at a law firm, you’re judged heavily on form as well as substance,” he said. “In other words, how you format your documents can often be as important as the content. Walking into an interview is really daunting.”

In spite of his apprehension, Chen got the job.

Three years later, when he was interviewing for an in-house spot at Google, he decided to change tactics: “I was kind of tired of hiding and downplaying my disability,” he said.

Chen showed up for the interview with a news article written about his recent completion of the New York City Triathlon. The message was simple enough: Chen could do things others could do, and then some.

“People with disabilities often bring unique aspects to projects, including outstanding problem solving skills,” he said. “They’ve been doing it their whole lives.”

Susan Lang, founding president and CEO of non-profit organization Lime Connect, said companies and law firms often miss out on talent like Chen, who has degrees in computer science from Harvard and Berkeley, in addition to his law degree from Fordham...

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News & Events

The latest news you want to know!

 


Join Microsoft on August 3rd for an exclusive virtual meet-and-greet for Lime Network members who are in the U.S.! The event will give you the opportunity to connect with Microsoft recruiters, network with their disability resource group, and more. For more information, log into The Lime Network

      

We're excited to announce two outstanding new partnerships in Canada!  Bell and CIBC are both leaders in their respective industries, and are actively seeking to increase the diverse perspectives that candidates with disabilities bring to the table.  Check out the great opportunities we've posted for recent grads, professionals with 2-3+ years experience and upcoming graduates in Canada. Log into, or join The Lime Network for more!

 


Welcome to Microsoft as Lime Connect's newest partner in the U.S.!  We're excited to have this global technology leader join our focus on talented candidates who happen to have disabilities.   As part of the launch, we've posted some great full time opportunities for recent bachelor's, master's and doctorate graduates with engineering, computer science or related degrees in the U.S.   Log into, or join, The Lime Network to learn more and apply!
 


2016 Financial Product Analytics & Sales - San Francisco – Great new opportunity with Bloomberg’s SF office. Bring your passion for the financial markets and help deliver custom and innovative solutions for the world's leading financial professionals. As an entry-level Financial Product Analytics & Sales Representative, you'll not only join a comprehensive training program -- but you'll start your career with Bloomberg. To learn more and apply, log into The Lime Network. Apply now – new class begins July 25th
 

We are excited to announce the 2016 Fellowship Program! These 25 Fellows will be joining us in NYC for our Symposium this summer and we are delighted to welcome them into the Fellowship family. See our new class here!
 

       

We were thrilled to welcome Unilever and PwC as new partners in the U.S. - great opportunities with both companies are found in The Lime Network -  Unilever Employee Branding and Diversity & Inclusion opportunities for experienced professionals; and PwC audit, accounting and consulting roles for new grads & experienced professionals.  Check it out and apply here!


We're excited to welcome Scott Sandell, venture capitalist and managing partner of NEA, as a special advisor - read more here!



It was a thrill for Lime Connect to be asked to ring the closing bell on April 29th!  Thanks to the NYSE for the great honor.

Lime Connect was developed to represent a fresh approach in the disability talent space.  Check out the following on our newest partner, career opportunities, scholarships, campus visits and webinars:

Career Connect: New full-time, internship, and co-op roles with Google, Bloomberg, JP Morgan and IBM Canada. Don’t forget to email recruiting@limeconnect.com to let us know you’ve applied! Learn more and apply here.

We just posted two great new webinars on the Lime Network: "Getting Creative: Disability Strategies & Accomodations at Work for Working Professionals". One webinar for those with learning & other less obvious disabilities and another specifically for those with more obvious disabilities. To access, please log into The Lime Network and click on Professional Development Resources.  

Remember to check out The Lime Network for other new positions posted by our partners, and see the Career Connect section of "The Lowercase d" blog for some other great opportunities on a regular basis!

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