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Posted By : Theresa Bailey
I was wondering how to overcome the negative assumptions potential employers make about my wheelchair use. I have been out of work for more than 18 months and have come CLOSE to getting hired a couple of times....however, EACH time, I lost out to an equally qualified able-bodied candidate.