Thu, 25 May|
Neurodiversity & Entrepreneurship
Exploring Neurodiversity and Entrepreneurship, for employers and entrepreneurs
Time & Location
25 May, 12:00 – 14:00
Shrewsbury, University Centre Shrewsbury, Frankwell, Shrewsbury SY3 8HQ, UK
About the Event
An informal session to explore the links between neurodiversity and entrepreneurship, led by Emily of and Vicki Ayton of BizEd Projects CIC.
Who is this session for? Entrepreneurs, leaders, organisations and enterprises who want to:
- Learn about neurodiversity.
- Better understand the needs of neurodivergent employees.
- Enable neurodivergent talent in the workplace.
- Consider ways of making the workplace more inclusive.
- Connect, share and discuss with others.
This will be an interactive session where everyone’s contributions and experiences are welcomed. There will be opportunities to learn more about neurodiversity, to hear neurodivergent experiences and gain different perspectives on how to provide a more inclusive approach for everyone.
This session will offer you the opportunity to explore:
• What it means to work at your best.
• How understanding this can impact your potential to thrive at work.
We embrace neurodiversity and disability so if you require any adjustments for this event, please let us know as soon as possible what would work better for you.
You may wish to bring a pen, paper or other method of taking notes.
Tickets are limited to 1 per organisation.
Emily is a late discovered self-identifying Autistic ADHDer; her background is in Psychology and Human Resource Management. Over the last 6 years Emily has been enabling neurodivergent people of all ages discover their strengths and work at their best. Emily is currently training to become an Associate Certified Coach with the ICF and is passionate about inclusion in the workplace ensuring people have access to the support and resources they need to thrive.
Vicki Ayton is CEO of BizEd Projects CIC, making it easier for smaller organisations to have an impact in their local community. Vicki has worked in business development for social and environmental impact for the past 15 years, and previous to this was a lecturer and trainer. BizEd also publishes digital guides to help signpost businesses to local initiatives including #AllTogetherNow on talent pathways and soon to launch #TheLittleGreenGuide