In honor of Autism Awareness month major companies from Microsoft to Ford to AT&T are hosting the first Autism @ Work Virtual Career Fair. The event will allow individuals with autism to meet with recruiters from a variety of different companies looking to hire. The virtual aspect of the fair allows individuals to take on the stressful task of interviewing from the safety of their home. Additionally, Microsoft is going to be hosting the second annual Autism @ Work Summit in Palo Alto, California. The summit brings employers together to develop more inclusive hiring practices. Learn more about both events on Microsoft’s blog here
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