How to Improve Your Communication in the Workplace

5 Tips for More Effective Communication

Earlier in my career, I thought I should be a manager and leader.  And I worked hard enough to get promoted twice to a management position. But I struggled with aspects of the job.  Letting people go was one of the most difficult things for me to deal with. Having taken the Clifton Strengths Finder, […]

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TWAP008 Would You Like Help Finding Friends?

Daniel Wendler Helps You Improve Your Social Skills

A single rose can be my garden….a single friend, my world.  Leo Buscaglia Finding Friends Is Like Playing The Piano (You can listen to the full episode at the bottom of this post) You don’t want to hear me play the piano.  Trust me. I would sound like a cat, yowling in a back alley […]

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Want Work Success? Look at Your Work Environment First

Sensory Strategies To Help You Succeed

I’ve been asked, “How do I connect with other co-workers at work”?  Many people on the autism spectrum have difficulty communicating with others, but fail to realize that work environment needs to come first. Work Environment:  Take Care of the Basics I’m training for a marathon.  At the beginning of my training, I couldn’t believe how […]

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TWAP007: Now Enjoy Great Parenting Advice From Aspergers 101

Parenting Advice and Resources To Help You

“Don’t think of autism as a weight…think of it as wings with which to fly!” Samuel Allen, young man with Aspergers Jennifer Allen had a successful career in broadcasting, production, and marketing.  Shortly after learning about her oldest son’s Aspergers diagnosis, she left her career to become a full-time mother and advocate.  At the time, […]

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Need To Find Love? Ask These Two Questions First

In 2005, I watched the news in disbelief as Hurricane Katrina’s floodwaters overwhelmed New Orleans.  Wikipedia tells us there were over 50 failures of levees and walls protecting New Orleans.  As a result, 80% of the city flooded, and devastation followed. On April 5, 2006, the Corp of Engineers admitted that the levees didn’t fail […]

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