Ability

Three 'A's for a Successful Career

Hugh Salmon | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Hugh Salmon

Good luck to students who receive their A Level results today. If you have achieved your aims, good on you. If not, please do not despair. The longer you live, the less important they will be. Take it from me, the exam results you achieve at school are no criteria for a successful career.

Paralympics Inspire the Here and Now, But the Race has Just Begun

Alex Taylor | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK
Alex Taylor

In the weeks leading up to the Paralympics the air was filled with a familiar, silent contradiction. The predominant line focused on how inspiring it was going to be, seeing athletes perform and overcome, despite their disabilities. At the same time, a ComRes poll found that sixty-six percent agreed that "people with disabilities are often regarded as second-rate citizens".

Paralympians Point the Way to All of Us Overcoming Limitations

Tony Lobl | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Sport
Tony Lobl

Ability and disability are not simply defined by the state of our bodies but also by context and attitude.