Why good des staff are leaving the industry in droves

The disability employment services sector (DES) is suffering a mass exodus of well-trained, experienced staff with their hearts in it. To stop this travesty, we need to understand why it's happening. Here's my (brief) take on it.

The trouble with assessments

Deficit-based assessments are easy to administer, but don't serve people well.

Passion within disability services

'I used to get into some great fights!,' says Martin Wren, CEO of NOVA Employment. In this vlog, Martin laments the loss of passion for real change or, indeed, for defending the status quo.