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Business Disability Forum: exploring identity in the workplace

What does being disabled mean in the business world? Do you feel your identity is closely intertwined with your disability at work? This is a debate Business Disability Forum wants to

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The benefits (and perils) of working as a disabled freelance writer

Steff Green is a freelance writer, blogger and illustrator living in New Zealand. She writes about disability issues, adaptive equipment and lifestyle on The Disabled Shop Blog. My story is

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Johnathan Wade’s 10 tips for entrepreneurs and employees

With January out if the way, many of us are thinking about what we want from 2013 and how we can improve our careers. If you’re planning on making changes

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Challenges and success: starting a business with a disability

Business owner John Stanchina, a T-12 complete paraplegic, has found success in using his own frustrating experiences to create solutions for others. Here he tells Disability Horizons about the challenges

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Success in business: PA Pool and the Association of Colleges Gold Award

Wheelchair user and creator of PA recruitment website PA Pool, Katy Etherington, paints a picture for Disability Horizons of the night she was awarded an Association of Colleges Gold Award