Finding the Passion: Person-Centered Approaches in Small Business for Individuals with Significant Disabilities (An Article by Cary Griffin & Dave Hammis)

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This article discusses the use of the Person-Centered approach, as well as, knowledge of the current financial market to create small business opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

The authors write, "Working with numerous individuals served by a variety of helping agencies..., the Rural Institute at the University of Montana is amassing experience in creating self employment, developing individualized approaches to microenterprise, and exploring diverse business models that meet the career dreams of individuals. The process for developing a small business is always Person-Centered and blends the desires and talents of individuals with market opportunities to create economic opportunity."

Filed under: Employment, Resources, Self-Employment