Weekly Roundup: Dyscalculia Explained & Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Numberphile: Dyscalculia Explained

In this article we share a video presented by Professor Brian Butterworth on one of our favourite websites called Numberphile, where he explains what dyscalculia is. Numberphile hosts videos from researchers from universities around the world as well as its own quirky range of films all about numbers and maths.

If you would like to learn more about Numberphile and their video please follow this link.

Neurodiversity as a Competitive Advantage

Neurodiversity in the workplace is extremely beneficial in our opinion, but how do you make sure that your providing a workspace for everyone? This article tells the story of John and how he remained unemployed for some time even though he had two Master degrees, both with honours. Eventually he found a company that was forward thinking and saw his talents he is now the most productive member of staff they have. What can companies do to improve their interview processes and their workspaces to embrace neurodiversity?

Read more here.