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The Day I Got To Talk To Employees At Google About Growing Up With Autism

“It’s not about what a company can do for people with autism but what skilled people with autism can do for the company.” I first learned about Talks at Google several years ago. It was at the same time I [...]

By |October 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Letter to Employers On Hiring People with Disabilities

Dear employers, Every month in October the United States Department of Labor host National Disability Employment Awareness Month, an annual awareness campaign that looks to celebrate and educate about disability employment. I’m asking you today to consider supporting this cause, [...]

By |August 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Letter to Employers On Hiring People with Disabilities

When My Employer Realized I Have Autism

To disclose or not to disclose my autism to an employer has been one of the more challenging questions I’ve faced during my adult years. For many on the spectrum, it can be a daunting task due to society’s general [...]

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Ford Starts Program That Will Hire People with Autism

Ford Motor Company is doing something AMAZING to include those with autism as part of their workforce! In a partnership with the Autism Alliance of Michigan, a new program called FordInclusiveWorks will look to hire people with autism in roles [...]

By |June 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ford Starts Program That Will Hire People with Autism

The Day I Shared My Story With American Express Of Growing Up With Autism

American Express is helping our community Light It Up Blue on World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNSQgknsONw I was given the amazing opportunity to give a presentation to their special needs parent group on what autism is, [...]

By |March 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Day I Shared My Story With American Express Of Growing Up With Autism