Sam Jasmine: Persuading others to “give me a shot”

Sam Jasmine: Persuading others to “give me a shot”


As a job seeker, I have faced doors shutting and opportunities evaporating even before I had the chance to prove myself, all because I am blind. But I have a strategy.

I have learned how to effectively overcome this by sitting down with a potential employer and having a conversation about their fears. Then I share my fears. This builds a bridge, in place of a closed door.