Disabled Individuals

ADHD at Work | Tips if You or a Co-Worker Struggle to Focus

Illustration by Marian Blair

Great news for anyone whose work experience is affected by ADHD: you’re not alone! Even better, there are ways to deal with the challenges it can create, and it may even give you a few office …

By Rosie Chevalier - Idealist Careers
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How To Disclose Your Illness Or Disability To Your Employer

After graduating from college, Lyme disease nearly derailed my early career in Washington, DC. I was hooked up to an IV for 8 hours a day and struggled to manage the ins and outs of working a full-time job. I …

By Guest Author - Symba
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Symba is the leading program management platform powering thousands of workforce development programs, including internships, bootcamps, apprenticeships, and more!
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Job search advice for students and grads with disabilities

By day, Dan Cross is the Talent Acquisition Strategy Manager at Capital One. But a role he always embraces night and day is disability advocate. We posed a few questions to him and he gave some insightful tips for students …

By Guest author Dan Cross - College Recruiter
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How to find an internship or entry-level job if you’re mentally or physically disabled

For decades, employers have invested staff time and other resources into diversifying their applicant pools and workforces. But it wasn’t until George Floyd was murdered by the Minneapolis Police Department that many of those employers invested in diversity, equity, and …

By Steven Rothberg - College Recruiter
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What is Ableism? | Confronting Ableism in the Workplace

Despite the significant number of people living with disability across the U.S.—and the world at large—widespread misconceptions about disability can cause ableist language and behavior to proliferate.

But what is ableism, and how does it play out in the …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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Workers with Disabilities & The ADA

YOUR RIGHTS WHEN LOOKING FOR A JOB AND GETTING REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION UNDER THE ADA

Job Accommodation Network

JAN provides free, confidential technical assistance about job accommodations and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

abilityJOBS

Job site for people with disabilities.

Resume and Employment Guide for People With Disabilities

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