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The Disclosure Dilemma, talking about disability at work

For disabled people, the decision to reveal a disability is often at the heart of the struggle to find a job. Host Sheyfali Saujani brings you the stories of people facing that dilemma and a conversation about the larger social context.
A screenshot of the screen-reading program Kurzweil with the text "Hey boss, um, I forgot to tell you ... I'm blind." (CBC)

For disabled people, the decision to reveal a disability is often at the heart of the struggle to find a job. Should you mention it in your cover letter? If you do, will that eliminate you from the short list? 

If you don't reveal an obvious disability – how will they react when you walk into the interview?  In this special, host Sheyfali Saujani introduces you to the perspectives of disabled people living in Canada as they weigh the decision: to disclose or not to disclose. 

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