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A reader writes:
Can you help me ?I am working in an Office where as I am Deaf it is hard to hear group discussions or chit chats.I have told my Manager without any luck.Also someone who I thought was a friend has started copying the same attitude as one of the colleage who decide she hates me and that I am unable to do my job, as I am stupid, but I have to do more work than them to prove I am as good as them ! Is this right…This is making me feel inadequate and isolated and feeling stupid and also not been informed of changes happening. This is starting to make me feel ill and very very isolated and down, the problem that there are more than one person like this and it puts me in the minority! Can that be right???? Yes it would be easier to quit the job, but then I would be worst off! And they would not know or learn any different.Can you help??
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