Looking to the Future, take 1: Cybersecurity jobs and the Autism Community

Looking to the Future, take 1: Cybersecurity jobs and the Autism Community

Via The Atlantic—“ The common prejudice is that people with ASD have limited skills and are difficult to work with. To the extent that’s true, it’s a measure of our failure as a society. Almost half of those diagnosed with ASD are of average or above-average intellectual ability. And we have clear evidence that job-focused training and support services, especially in the transition to adulthood, can make a huge difference, leading to higher levels of employment, more independence, and better quality of life.”

https://www.wired.com/2016/11/autistic-people-can-solve-cybersecurity-crisis/

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