"Autistic people can find it very hard to break into the labor market. We might be extremely anxious about working or the job application process, have had a traumatic experience in the workplace, be very anxious around people or have low self-esteem." Jeanette Purkis

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Posted on October 17, 2017

A job search can be accompanied by unique challenges for those with autism. In this blog, Wendy Swenson creates a fictitious character to demonstrate the ways in which an individual with autism can perform successfully in a workplace with the proper support along the way.

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Posted on August 22, 2017

Working at a job, especially one that you are passionate about, can add a newfound confidence and independence to life. Erin McKinney reflects on her own experience at a job she truly loves and the ways it improves day to day living.

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Posted on August 1, 2017

It can sometimes be hard knowing where to start when establishing yourself in the workforce. Educator and self-advocate Samantha Craft offers her advice to those looking for a job.

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Posted on July 6, 2017

There are so many types of jobs in the world that it can become difficult to narrow your job search process. This blog explores ways to find the best job for your unique self. This is the 2nd post in Hire Autism's original summer blog series.

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Posted on July 8, 2016