Disability Career Development

Disability and Career Development

Disability and Career Development

I have disabilities and have worked in the career development field – either as a counselor, in HR, or as trainer – for twenty years. I get it. 

And I also really like talking about it.

The posts that I’ve written about it are below – in the interest of keeping my site running fast (er), please click the “load more” button to see more posts.

 

14 Crazy Myths About Hiring People with Disabilities

There are a whole lot of myths about hiring people with disabilities … Read more

Job Club for People with Disabilities

A Job Club for People with Disabilities Career development and employment for ... Read more

Vision Boards for Career & Dream Exploration (It’s Not Just for Hippies!)

What is a vision board? How to create a vision board? These ... Read more

Blogging Isn’t Dead: 6 Reasons to Start a Blog in 2018

Why start a blog in 2018?! A lot of people think that ... Read more

Why Hire Someone With a Disability?

Why Hire Someone With a Disability is a post that examines and fleshes out some of the real reasons why someone should want to hire someone with a disability. It’s not about “inclusion” or “retention” or “doing the right thing” – read on for more.

Website Development as a Means of Disability Empowerment

I read The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman years ... Read more

Change, Myers Briggs and the Chinese Zodiac

I'm a double ox. Or rather, I was born with the sun … Read more

Creating a New Career: Online Work and Working from Home

Creating a new career, working remotely from home

It Was My Last Day of Work Today

Yesterday we had my goodbye party. It was really sweet of them … Read more

Facing Fear: I Quit My Job

This is a difficult post for me to write. Mostly because it's … Read more

Love What You Do, Do What You Love

Work can be work or work can be life. Both 4-letter words, … Read more

An Off-White World

I’ve been wrapped in my off-white world for quite a while.. most … Read more