BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE

BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE AN INSIGHT PIECE Persons with disabilities are frequently not considered potential members of the workforce. Perception, fear, myth, and prejudice continue to limit understanding and acceptance of disabilities in the workplace. Myths abound, including that people with disabilities are unable to work and that accommodating a person with a… Continue reading BEING AUTISTIC NICK IN THE WORKPLACE

HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS

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HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS I hate feeling overwhelmed to the point of dealing with my emotions. It doesn’t usually take much to trigger that feeling, it can come from a conversation, an email, a phone call, or a text message. However, when it occurs it’s not an especially nice and… Continue reading HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS

AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM

AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM When I first started blogging way back in December 2017, I didn’t initially have a clear vision of what the website Autistic Nick and the contents of which I was going to provide was going to look like. I started out with a response post… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK AND OPINION PIECES AND WHY I WRITE THEM

AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL

AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL FUN FACT - Alexander Graham Bell born March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was a Scottish-born inventor, scientist, and engineer. FUN FACT He is credited with inventing and patenting the first practical telephone. FUN FACT He also co-founded the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) in 1885. FUN FACT I hate making… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL

DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX

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DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX OPINION PIECE I’ve just read an online article about a new and exciting deal which was prompted by a lecture given by writer Jack Thorne at the Edinburgh TV Festival in which he said the television industry, saying it has “utterly and totally” failed disabled people. “Gender,… Continue reading DISABILITY AND DIVERSITY AT THE BBC AND NETFLIX