Ever wondered how to write that magical 2 page CV to land an interview for your dream job? Watch our video now and find out - hint, there's no easy shortcuts! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWG1RO-bsjE Now that you know all about writing great C.V.s, check our website http://www.evenbreak.co.uk and find inclusive employers who want to hire you! SHARE THIS: Press … Continue reading Vlog 9 – The Curriculum Vitae
"We're at the very beginning of our journey, and really aren't very inclusive at all" This is what many employers say to me. It may be how you feel too. Perhaps you are new to diversity as a whole, or have previously focused mainly on race, gender and/or LGBTQ+. The idea of addressing disability equality … Continue reading Employers – you’re more inclusive than you think you are!
Do you dream of being an investment banker, or chartered psychologist? Are you working now in a job that's not ultimately where you want to be? In our 7th video, Kiana gives you some tips on how to plan your dream career. You can check out Open University courses at http://www.open.ac.uk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6AhzwjUgW4 While you're on … Continue reading Vlog 7 – Plan your dream job
A guest blog from internationally recognised expert in Neurodiversity, Professor Amanda Kirby CEO of Do-IT Solutions. About 1 in 8 people in the work place are thought to be Neurodiverse (ND). The term thought to be coined by Judy Singer, an Australian sociologist in the 1990s, recognises the fact that our brains (neuro-)naturally vary from … Continue reading Neurodiversity and the Workplace
Although our focus is primarily on disability at Evenbreak, we recognise the importance of 'intersectionality'. Disability doesn't discriminate; it affects people of all skin colours, nationalities, genders, sexual orientations, cultures, ages and so on. Our own team reflects our values around diversity and inclusion. We are all disabled (as a social firm, it's a condition … Continue reading Disability Doesn’t Discriminate (and we don’t, either!)
In our 6th vlog, Kiana discusses the pros and cons of #selfemployment. Fancy being your own #boss? Watch this and keep posted every Thursday at 2pm for more videos like this. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9Tb1lkhWUU While your planning to build your own business, find a job on our board http://www.evenbreak.co.uk and make sure you keep making those dollar … Continue reading Vlog 6 – You’re The Boss
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lS3fkBNMWdU Evenbreak proudly presents #IAM... An awareness video busting myths and breaking stereotypes surrounding disabled people in the workplace. We show 5 disabled people working successfully in their various fields: performance, production assistance, entrepreneur, bank consultant, and design engineer. Each person is an asset to their workplace and brings invaluable skills. If you believe in … Continue reading #IAM…Awareness Video
In 2016, I was a graduate – young, ambitious and very unemployed. I knew I wanted to make movies and I knew I had perspective never told before on screen. But I also had zero credentials, no rich relatives in sunny L.A. and knowledge that getting into the movie industry was a hierarchical process – … Continue reading Inclusion Scotland
Inclusive Employers - a phrase you hear all the time, but where exactly are these organisations? Go to http://www.evenbreak.co.uk to find some fantastic employers looking your diverse skills! Watch Kiana in our fifth vlog to find out more and keep tuned every fortnight at 2pm! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMrCDBDN2cI&t=3s Now that you can write your CV like a … Continue reading Vlog 5 – Inclusive Employers
WCAG 2.1 AAA logo Hopefully you have seen that the Evenbreak job board has moved to a fantastic new platform! As ever, there is a back story to this … When we started Evenbreak in 2011, web accessibility wasn’t generally considered important. However, it was crucial to us and our audience of disabled people. In fact, … Continue reading How Accessible is your Careers Site?