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Inclusion, Access, Perseverance: Going for Gold in Athletics and the Workplace, a Community Conversation with four-time Paralympian Pam McGonigle
July 14, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDTFree
Brian Switzer, author, deafblind athlete, and Assistive Tech Instructor for Career Launch @ Perkins, will host an interactive discussion with four-time Paralympian and gold medalist Pam McGonigle about the parallels between what it takes to achieve success in sports and in your career.
In addition to taking your questions, you’ll get their unique perspectives on:
* The importance of setting goals – both personal and professional
* Strategies for approaching tough challenges in the workplace – from overcoming anxiety to advocating for accessibility
* Advice for getting started – and staying successful – in your career
This will be an informative, educational session – for sports fans, job seekers with disabilities, inclusion-focused employers and more.