Being the sports-mad wheelchair user that I am, I’ve been watching the Paralympics over the past fortnight with a glee akin to receiving my first wheelchair at the age of four. From Channel 4’s uproariously upbeat ‘Yes I can’ advertisement to Australia’s gold-medal victory in the wheelchair rugby, the Paralympics has celebrated the feats of…

This post is the first of a three-part series published on the Marketing Success blog. You can read the second and third posts here and here.  I’m Aviva Beecher Kelk, co-founder of Clickability. We’re a website which connects disability consumers with service providers, and, like Trip Advisor, features consumer ratings and reviews. My co-founder and I are…

I lived in Zimbabwe, was a springboard diving and swimming champion, and hit a diving board at the age of fourteen (14). Not long after, I was diagnosed with epilepsy. Still today, I am convinced this was due to puberty, a hormonal imbalance, and stress from exams at that time. Doctors denied these reasons. My seizures…

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