12 episodes

In each episode we get to know a person with a disability and highlight their many abilities in the workplace.


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    • Personal Journals

In each episode we get to know a person with a disability and highlight their many abilities in the workplace.


If you’re a Sydney or Southern Highlands business that could benefit from great staff visit novaemployment.com.au

    Stronger Together

    Stronger Together

    For Chad, the hardest thing about living with a disability, was learning how to ask for help. For years, he covered up his struggles at school with anger, aggressive outbursts, and withdrawal, hoping no one would notice that he was different. Chad was on a dangerous path, one he didn't want to keep going down. It took courage to admit that he might need a bit of help to have the future he dreamed of. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 15 min
    So, what do you do?

    So, what do you do?

    Not having an answer to that common question, can be stressful and embarrassing. When Sam finished school last year, he really didn’t know what he was going to do next. But instead of playing video games and taking a relaxing ‘gap-year’, Sam decided to make a call. Now? He’s on a path to a career he’d never have imagined, and loving it. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 16 min
    On your mark

    On your mark

    Two minutes and 14 seconds. That’s the time to beat if Amy is to qualify for the Paralympics swim team next year. But that’s not the only goal she’s working towards. At work, Amy has found the perfect place to find her confidence and prove that she’s got what it takes to be independent. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 15 min
    Who’s helping who?

    Who’s helping who?

    Susan was running a successful business and felt like she was finally in a position to give back to her community. Then, she met Lachlan, and realised she might have gotten more than she’d bargained for. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 15 min
    Finding Your Voice

    Finding Your Voice

    On his first day at work, Akbar was so shy that he barely said a word. That’s not him though, not really. The real Akbar wants to travel the world and surround himself with new people. He just needs to find some confidence first. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 10 min
    The Stage Is Set

    The Stage Is Set

    Finishing high school, Jack felt like he was leaving the happiest days of his life behind him. Obsessed with musicals, movies and the bright lights of theatre - Jack wanted to be on stage. Growing up and going to work was the last thing he thought he’d enjoy. That was, until he found a job where he could bring his passions into the office. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 16 min

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