How to apply for jobs if you have Dyslexia
written by Susan Shor, posted on Resume io
Dyslexia should not be a barrier to finding a great job and, in fact, it’s not. Start with the tips below to smooth your path to success.
Dyslexia does not have to be an obstacle in your job search, even if it made your school days more challenging. You have probably developed coping mechanisms and found technology to use to your advantage, but that doesn’t necessarily take the worry out of entering new situations.
This blog is designed to give you guidance on
- Describing dyslexia to people who may not understand it
- Writing a flawless resume and cover letter with dyslexia
- To tell or not to tell (or when to tell) a prospective employer
- Finding resources for adults with dyslexia.