What does the CEO of a successful business look like? The labels we apply to people, either consciously or unconsciously, have a massive impact on what we then decide they are capable of... What does a successful business look like? Measuring the success of a business can be so much more than 'money in the bank'... What would happen if we started asking 'What would YOU like to do?' rather than 'What do we think THEY can they do?" ClareGibellini (pronouns she/her) has worked in the disability sector for 16 years.
She has experience in disability rights, policy campaigns and supporting others to advocate for themselves.
She is a skilled trainer in person first practices and developing resources for people with disability.
She has also developed programs to support people to become self-employed or to run their own small business, informed by her experience in the intersection of employment and disability.
Clare works for an organisation that has a Peer Support project and volunteers for the South West Autism Network, Outback Academy Australia and the Red Dust Heelers.
Clare is passionate about protecting the rights of disabled people in all areas and helping to grow opportunities for disabled leadership so that we are part of the decision-making process. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx