Telling my Boss about my Difficulties
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Telling my Boss about my Difficulties

A few weeks ago I wrote the blog 'A job that play to your strengths' where I spoke about starting a new job and the highs and lows as a result of my difficulties I had discovered in my first 5 weeks there. One of the main issues to come out…
A Job that Play to Your Strengths
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A Job that Plays to Your Strengths

My last blog posts told the story of my life from primary school, Secondary school up until my graduation in October just gone. Today I’m going to talk about the past few weeks of my life. Those of you that have been following my blog…
College: It's hard, but you can do it
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College: It's hard, but you can do it!

This is the 7th post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. Over my last 3 blog posts I have spoken about my life in primary school and the challenges I faced as a result of suffering from dyslexia and dyspraxia…
Secondary School, Support and Leveling the Playing Field
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Secondary School, Support and Leveling the Playing Field - Part Two

This is the 6th post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. This blog post is a direct continuation from my last blog post 'Secondary School, Assessed Dyslexic and Sniggering'. For those of you that read it already…
Secondary-School: Assessed Dyslexic and Sniggering
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Secondary School, Assessed Dyslexic and Sniggering - Part One

This is the 5th post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. Last time I wrote 'Primary school, foundation and challenges' and for the first time in a long time I revisited my primary school days in my head.…
Primary School foundation and challenges
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Primary School, foundation and challenges

This is the 4th post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. As promised I am going to talk about the years of my life that were primary school. These are the ones I least enjoyed and find it difficult to go back…
Work Support and Fear of Failure
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Work, Support and Fear of Failure

This is the 3rd post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. So far I have spoke about my background and why I decided to start this serie of blog posts, I did a difficult post which outlined all my difficulties…
Learning-Disability VS Learning-Difficulty
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Learning Disability versus Learning Difficulty / Difference

This is the 2nd post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. I started a few different blogs and struggled to find something which I felt had a comfortable flow to it. I eventually settled on the topic of Learning…
You are not the only one with dyslexia
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You are not the only one with dyslexia

This is the 1st post of a serie of 12 by Marc from Ireland who struggles with dyslexia. I am Marc from Ireland and I am dyslexic. I have just started writing about my dyslexia and to be honest with you I’m struggling already. I have…
How I learned to read

How I learned to read

I'm new to this page. So I thought I would share my story on how I found out I was dyslexic and the ways I over came it. I was 11 when my mother had concerns I was not doing well at school. She got me in to see a psychologist(? A doctor…