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Nikki Abramson
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • United States

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Are You Currently a Student?
no
If No, please share where you are working?
Upstream Arts
Describe Your Dream Job
Teaching Artist, Director, Actor
Something where I can use my gifts and talents to help inspire others in their journey

Nikki Abramson's Blog

Work Life Balance Living with a Chronic Illness

I was born with a condition called mitochondria myopathy, a condition called that tires my muscles easily and feels like everyday I run a marathon. I have to really conserve my energy as some days I wake up and have 60% energy and other days I have only 40% energy. I am only able to work part time because of it. Then compounding that I was in a car accident in which I developed dystonia, a movement disorder that causes involuntary muscle spasms and movements.…

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Posted on October 23, 2018 at 8:30pm — 3 Comments

Entrepreneurship for People with Disabilities

Today it is getting more and more popular to start a business. More and more people are starting a business and especially those of us with a disability it is easy for us to think that if we can't hold down a job why not start a business, but where do we start. If you have a hobby or a specific skill set why not start there. Take out a piece of paper and pen and start brainstorming what skills you can make into a business. You may have the next great idea that could turn into a business.…

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Posted on September 20, 2018 at 11:47am — 4 Comments

Transportation Barriers to Employment

For many people with a disability transportation can be a huge issue. It can cause much time, money, and hassle to be able to get rides, ask for rides, and find something that is suitable for your needs. To find something that accommodates all your needs whether that is financial or elsewise it will cost you whether it is your time, money, or your physical needs.  

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Posted on August 7, 2018 at 5:00pm — 3 Comments

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At 12:09pm on September 20, 2018, Becky Curran said…

Hi Nikki! Have you thought about looking into Disability:IN's DOBE certification? Happy to connect you with the appropriate people if you want to learn more. 

 
 
 

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