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Autism on the Job: Skills and Challenges

    Navigating the job hunt for adults with Autism can be challenging...

    But one must keep in mind the unique abilities and skills people on the Autism spectrum often possess. Check out my list below to see how employing a person on the spectrum can benefit your workplace!

     

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    Assets:

    • Concentration
    • Long term memory
    • Tolerance to repetitive activities
    • Accuracy in visual perception
    • Attention to detail
    • Precision

     

    Challenges:

    • Communication, both verbal and non-verbal
    • Social cues
    • Heightened response to environmental stimuli i.e. constant ringing of phones, office chatter

     

    Posted on Jul 27, 2015 6:00:00 PM by Natalie Breen

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