Monthly Archives: August 2015

CBC: “Employment Matters Too documentary profiles corporate workers with intellectual disabilities”

Employment Matters Too documentary profiles corporate workers with intellectual disabilities – Filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk profiles workers in B.C. and Alberta.
You can watch “Employment Matters Too” by clicking here.

“Employment Matters Too is the second part of a documentary series focusing on people with intellectual disabilities in the workplace.

Filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk interviews employees in B.C. and Alberta who are forging meaningful careers in the corporate world.

The film follows them through their daily routines and hears from their employers and families about their valuable skills, as well as how to incorporate their unique abilities into large companies.

Watch the documentary’s premiere on CBC Television in B.C. and Alberta at 7 p.m. local time on Aug. 29 as well as online at cbc.ca. ” – CBC

“Employment Matters” and “Employment Matters Too” on CBC.ca for free for one year

Brandy Yanchyk’s new documentaries “Employment Matters” and “Employment Matters Too” can be seen online for one year on CBC’s website.
Here is the link for “Employment Matters” to watch it online: http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/Canada/Edmonton/ID/2673422140/
“Employment Matters” explores the untapped market and huge potential of individuals with intellectual disabilities in the workplace.

“Employment Matters Too” follows the lives of people in B.C. and Alberta with intellectual disabilities, and those on the autism spectrum, who have found success in the corporate world with large companies.
It airs on CBC TV in Alberta and BC on Saturday, Aug 29, 7 p.m. PT.
The online link is coming soon.

CBC’s BC Almanac interviews Brandy Yanchyk about Employment Matters series

If you are interested in hearing an interview about Brandy Yanchyk’s new documentaries about inclusive hiring for people with intellectual disabilities ‪#‎EmploymentMatters‬ and ‪#‎EmploymentMattersToo‬ here is one from CBC’s BC Almanac’s pod cast. Click here. (starts ~26:47)

CBC: “Employment Matters documentary profiles people with intellectual disabilities in workforce”

“Employment Matters documentary profiles people with intellectual disabilities in workforce – Filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk profiles workers in B.C. and Alberta”

Click here to see the article.

Employment Matters, a new documentary by CBC, explores the untapped market and potential of employing people with intellectual disabilities in the workplace, as part of the Absolutely Canadian series.

Filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk profiled individuals in B.C. and Alberta in a variety of jobs, from a bakery to a horse stable and a homemade popcorn enterprise.

As she followed them in their daily routines and talked to their families and employers, she discovered how much working means to employees and how much they contribute to their workplaces.

Watch the documentary’s premiere on CBC Television in B.C. and Alberta at 7 p.m. local time as well as online at cbc.ca.

Employment Matters Too (2015) (45 minutes) (CBC / CBC Documentary Channel)

Employment Matters Too” is a documentary that discovers how large corporations benefit from hiring employees with intellectual disabilities.
View the promo here: https://vimeo.com/134334215 .
If you live in Canada you can watch “Employment Matters Too” online here.

Employment Matters (2015) (45 minutes) (CBC / CBC Documentary Channel)

Employment Matters” is a documentary that explores the untapped market and huge potential of the intellectually disabled in the workplace.
View the promo here: https://vimeo.com/132354432
If you live in Canada you can watch the documentary on CBC.ca here.