#8523 For anyone who thinks disabled means unemployable, this video quickly dispels that myth and shows how to begin the job-hunting process by identifying skills, strengths, and interests.
Viewers are provided with a basic explanation of the Americans with Disabilities Act and its guarantees of equal opportunity, as well as an overview of the kinds of companies and organizations that often take the lead in hiring disabled applicants.
Other major topics include creating a self-assessment or profile of talents and abilities, setting up informational interviews, developing online and personal networks, and examining the possibilities of self-employment.
Viewing time: 27 minutes. Closed-captioned. 2012.
Format/purchase options: Streaming Video, 3-Year Subscription ($99.95); DVD ($99.95); and Streaming Video + DVD ($149.93).
to view a video clip.