Episode 52 – Overcoming Struggles and Embracing Neurodiversity at GSK with Danielle Cudjoe-Michalski
In this episode of The Dyslexia Life Hacks Show, Matt sat down with Danielle Cudjoe-Michalski. She shared her journey of overcoming challenges and embracing her strengths.
Danielle’s experience with dyslexia during her degree studies influenced her career choices. Her determination led her to secure a position at GSK, where she faced and overcame obstacles along the way.
She recounted an incident where her dyslexia was unintentionally revealed by a colleague, prompting her later on to raise awareness and educate others about neurodiversity.
Danielle also discussed the importance of self-care and managing energy to avoid burnout. Her journey of self-discovery helped her find a job that suited her unique work style.
She highlighted the significance of the GSK Neurodiversity network, which fosters inclusivity and diversity within the organization.
Additionally, Danielle shared her experiences of balancing her coaching business alongside her full-time job, emphasizing the rewards and challenges.