Cerebral Palsy Career Builders Blog

By Jim Hasse, ABC, GCDF, Disability Employment Expert
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You can build the foundation for a happy, independent life that your youngster with unexpected challenges can enjoy.

To do so, you need three resources: a basic understanding of career management, the lessons I’ve learned through my experiences and what other parents recommend.

That’s what you’ll discover on the Cerebral Palsy Career Builders Blog.

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Disability non-profits: Take advantage of this no-cost offer

Disability non-profits: Here's an informative audiobook you can give to your volunteers, staff or other stakeholders at no cost to you

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How I Learned to Reach Out to Others as a High School Student with a Disability

Between now and October 31, 2019 only, you can download my Little Book 3 of seven true stories (an audiobook) for FREE. No strings attached.

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Career Outlook Information: CP Career Builder for Middle School

Here’s a bit of career outlook information for your middle school youngster with cerebral palsy: STEM careers are hot.

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Career Choice Information: CP Career Builder for Elementary Students

A healthy career focus, based on reliable career choice information, can mean your elementary student will be ahead of the game when it's time to find a job.

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Goal Setting for Adults: Your Job Seeker's CP Career Builder

Looking for work does not have to consume the life of your jobseeking son or daughter. Gaining a work-life balance is knowing about goal setting for adults.

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Legitimate Work from Home: CP Career Builder for College Students

Separate legitimate work from home opportunities from false promises. That’s how you can help your college student with CP learn before hitting the job market.

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Discrimination Definition: CP Career Builder for High School

Deciding on a useful discrimination definition can help your high school student with cerebral palsy anticipate barriers that may arise in the job market.

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Problem Solving Tools: CP Career Builder for Middle School Students

Here are some problem solving tools your middle school student with CP will need to diffuse three misconceptions he/she will likely face as a future job seeker.

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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.