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Career development programme for disabled employees – apply NOW

Business Disability Forum is delighted to be able to offer new career development courses specifically designed for disabled people. Find out more to see whether it’s right for you and learn how you can enrol onto the course.

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Disability Smart Awards 2019 open for entries

The Business Disability Forum’s Disability Smart Awards 2019 are open to entries. Find out about the awards, this years categories and how to enter.

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Business Disability Forum’s Film Festival 2019 winners announced

The five disabled winners of the Business Disability Forum’s Film Festival 2019 have been announced. Find out more about the wining films, exploring topics from deafness to dyslexia.

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Stroke survivor turned blogger, public speaker and podcast star

Martin Warrillow was only 49 when he had a stroke. After going through recovery, he decided to help other stroke survivors and their families in similar situations, and make others aware of the causes of stroke.

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How to survive austerity by developing your skills from home

Are you disabled and looking for work? Read about new website Preply, which offers low-cost online courses and tutor support to help you develop your skills from the comfort of your own home.

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Disability Horizons chosen for Future 20 programme to help reach more disabled people

Selected out of 90 applicants, Disability Horizons is one of 20 social ventures to be given support and mentoring on the Future 20 programme to help us to reach and support more disabled people.

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Jobs for disabled people via Evenbreak: sales support executive

Disability jobs board Evenbreak has a new disabled-friendly job. Accessible building design company Motionspot is looking for a sales support executive to help grow the business and is looking for disabled talent.

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Disabled entrepreneur Josh on his invention to help wheelchair users travel more easily

Be inspired by disabled entrepreneur Josh, whose wheelchair transfer seat is making flying easier for wheelchair users. Plus, read his tips on how to start your own business and become a disabled entrepreneur.

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Learning to fly again after a spinal injury

Andy Knight, who became disabled after a spinal cord injury, never thought he would fly again. But he’s regained a flying licence and now works at Heathrow. Read his story and insider tips for disabled travellers.

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Top tips to help you find for a job if you have a disability

Visually impaired blogger Holly, who runs Life of a Blind Girl, shares her blog post on the top tips for disabled job hunters. Use her experiences in looking for a job as a disabled person to help you find your dream vocation.