The Complete Guide to Getting A Job for People With Asperger Syndrome

The Complete Guide to Getting A Job for People With Asperger Syndrome

Find the Right Career and Get Hired

Book - 2013
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Finding a job is a confusing and anxiety-provoking process for many individuals with Asperger Syndrome (AS) who may not know what they are qualified to do and may struggle to communicate their value to employers. In this book, Asperger's employment expert Barbara Bissonnette describes exactly what it takes to get hired in the neurotypical workplace. Every aspect of finding employment is covered, from defining strengths and researching occupations, to marketing oneself and projecting confidence and enthusiasm in interviews.
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley, c2013
ISBN: 9781849059213
Characteristics: 199 p. ; 25 cm


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JCLLisaJ Apr 09, 2014

A great guide for adults and young adults on the autism spectrum who are looking for work. The author explains many social situations and their importance in a way that those on the ASD spectrum can understand if not appreciate. Focusing on defining strengths and reasonable supports and how they can fit into the workplace. Interview skills and marketing oneself are key.


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