ExcelAbility: Conversation with Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer who happens to have deafness


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In collaboration with Jack Chen, Blind Abilities presents ExcelAbility. A collection of podcasts from Jack Chen’s ExcelAbility Team. ExcelAbility, empowering excellence and success for people with disabilities. to learn more about ExcelAbility and to connect with the team,

check out ExcelAbility on the web at www.teamexcelability.com Jack Chen delivers talks and training for corporations and other organizations on empowering success for people with disabilities. Jack participates in Extreme Ultra Events, marathons, climbed Kilimanjaro, and was on the Sea To See Team in this years 2018 race Across America.null

Podcast summary

In this episode we speak withJenny Lay Flurrie, Chief Accessibility Officer at Microsoft. Jenny experienced increasing deafness as a child but never let it prevent her from pursuing her dreams. Join to hear Jenny’s attitudes, techniques, and practices that enabled her to achieve incredible success. Click here for a transcript of this episode.

Key lessons

Jenny will show us that

  • Not hesitating to self advocate to get what you need,
  • not seeing yourself as different
  • Embracing all of life as developing problem solving and innovation skills
  • Identifying your own board of directors to serve as mentors

have led to her tremendous success.


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