When it comes to Autism and Employment, Australian Business are still clueless and I’m exhausted having to explain the benefits

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When it comes to Autism and Employment, Australian business are still clueless and I'm exhausted having to explain the benefits In Australia as of 2017 according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics the unemployment rate for people with Autism was 31.6%. Let that sink in. 31.6% of business are missing out on employing someone with… Continue reading When it comes to Autism and Employment, Australian Business are still clueless and I’m exhausted having to explain the benefits

What hurdles do people with disabilities need to overcome to find employment?

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What hurdles do people with disabilities need to overcome to find employment? Barriers essentially are internal or external: Internal barriers : Broadly include a lack of confidence, an impoverishment of experience (you don’t know whether you’ll like something you’ve never tried!), and fear around the unknown. In particular, for people with autism, the condition means… Continue reading What hurdles do people with disabilities need to overcome to find employment?