autism

A demonstration of new virtual software helps prepare job-seekers for the interview process.

Land a job with help from virtual reality

May 1, 2015
A virtual interviewer helps take the stress out of job interviews.
Posted In: virtual reality, autism, dream job, job training
The Visitor's Center at Microsoft Headquarters campus pictured in July 2014 in Redmond, Washington.

Microsoft plans to hire workers with autism

Apr 7, 2015
The company has launched a pilot program aimed at hiring more people with autism.
Posted In: Microsoft, hiring, workplace diversity, diversity, autism

Small businesses create new jobs for autistic adults

Jun 3, 2014
Small business models across the U.S. ease young people with autism into work.
Posted In: autism, Small Business

Could Google Glass help people with autism?

Aug 23, 2013
Paul Louden is a Google Glass Explorer. The Texan scored an early pair of the wired glasses by telling Google he was on a particular mission: to help people with autism.
Posted In: disability, autism, Google Glass

The added value of autistic employees

May 22, 2013
German business software company SAP has announced a push to hire autistic people. SAP says autistic employees raised company productivity and engagement.
Posted In: Germany, SAP, autism, Tech

SAP to recruit autistic employees

May 22, 2013
German business software company SAP has announced a push to hire autistic people. SAP says it's hoping other companies follow its lead.
Posted In: Germany, SAP, autism, Tech

New diagnosis for autism could cut funding for some

May 8, 2012
A change to the Diagnostic Statistical Manual changes how autism is diagnosed. A lot of money in social services is at stake.
Posted In: autism, DSM, insurance, Education, spending