3 Organizations Setting the Bar in Hiring Employees with Autism

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People with autism are “an untapped reservoir of talent” according to An Employer’s Guide to Managing Professionals on the Autism Spectrum (Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2017). While the range and severity of autism symptoms can vary widely, people with the disorder …

By Beth Wade
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Interested in Interning at Arrow Electronics? Meet Alejandra Martinez, Graduate Arrow Fellow!

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Alejandra Martinez is a 2nd year graduate student in the Morgridge College of Education, and was recently hired as the Graduate Arrow Fellow in Career & Professional Development.  She is passionate about creating pathways for all students, but especially students …

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If You’re Interested in Start-ups, You MUST Attend This Event

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Denver’s backyard isn’t all mountains and ski resorts. Did you know Denver is home to “the largest free entrepreneurial event of its kind in North America” – Denver Startup Week?

“Denver Startup Week (DSW) is a powerful showcase of …

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27 Leaders, Athletes & Celebrities You Wouldn’t Know Have Learning Disabilities

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In your job search journey, it can be helpful and inspirational to look to leaders in the professions you are passionate about or want to learn more about who came across challenges as students and, through those challenges discovered their …

By Beth Wade
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Internships and Careers at Microsoft for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

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Ranked by Forbes as #2 on their list of World’s Best Employers, Microsoft Corp. proudly carries at least a dozen other boast-worthy rankings, including #3 World’s Most Valuable Brand, #16 Top Regarded Company, and #50 America’s Best Employer. Who better …

By Beth Wade
Beth Wade Assistant Director, Career & Professional Development Beth Wade
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