By Jim Hasse, ABC, GCDF, Disability Employment Expert
Acquired leverage is central theme for this
Little Book 2 of seven transformation stories about my struggle as a person with
cerebral palsy (CP) to frame disability as an advantage in the workplace.
It's available as an eBook.
What mom would have
Seven lessons I learned
Now is the time to help your middle school student with CP frame disability as an asset for today’s society and work world.
The small steps you take now to help
Excerpt From Story 1
"I saw you come out of the
supermarket, pushing a cart full of groceries," Mrs. Barth shouted. Her
shrill voice rose
To show I was listening and understood,
"I was so surprised," Mrs.
I offered another nod. That's all I
Any reply in my fractured speech would
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These are seven personal-experience, transformation stories (and seven learning experiences) about how I eventually framed my disability in my own mind. I didn’t have an opportunity to tell my mom about those experiences.
They are stories which now, decades later, may help you mentor your own youngster.
Story 1 - “Obvious Limitations,
Little Books: Get All 7
There are actually seven quick career-insight Little Books for parents of youngsters with CP
Each of the seven Little Books takes about 40 minutes to read.
Each illustrates and summarizes the essential career builders for your youngster’s age group – all through seven transformation stories about my personal experience as a person with CP.
Get all seven Little Books.
Return from Acquired Leverage to Career Test
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Originally written and illustrated by Jim Hasse, ABC, GCDF, owner of Hasse Communication Counseling, LLC, who, as a person with cerebral palsy, served for 10 years as a vice president in a Fortune 500 company during his 29-year career in corporate communication. He’s an Accredited Business Communicator, certified as a Global Career Development Facilitator and author of 14 Amazon books about disability awareness and disability employment issues.