Based on ''Education is our biggest shortcoming'', words of a disabled employee; ''Discover Your Potential'' project has launched under the leadership of HP's Projects to Life, along with the Alternative Life Association, Kariyet.net Elektronik Yayıncılık ve İletişim Hizmetleri A.Ş., Bilge Adam Bilgi Teknolojileri Akademisi, Data Market A.Ş., A.L.V Yönetim Danışmanlığı ve Eğit. Destek ve Tem. Hiz. Ltd Şti.; aiming the individuals from different disability groups can receive special training -in areas which the private sector needs specialists-, develop their skills and find employment.
Depending on this main purpose, the aims of the project are;
1. Support to the administrators of Human Resources department in terms of interviews with people with disabilities.
2. Create awareness about the challanges of people with disabilities may encounter in business life.
3. Compose a research report in accordance with the responses to disability and company surveys, publish and share with all social stakeholders.
4. After a traning, which its duration and content will be determined by the project stakeholders, reach to 50% employment rate among the successful candidates from people with disabilities.
First of all, young people coming from different disability groups who want to get involved in this project need to complete the survey and fill the training participation form in order to determine their level and needs. After completing this survey, they will have the opportunity to get free training in basic computer, Office programs, internet usage, basic entrepreneurship, personal development, CV preperation, interview techniques etc., and be able to enhance their skills and employability. Besides they will receive transportation support in attending to the training to a certain extent.