RSA’s Nicholls on fulfilling career ambitions and caring for loved ones

Disabled teenager is in her wheelchair in the garden while her father hangs clothes on the washing line. They are interacting playfully.

Susanna Nicholls, senior business analyst at RSA, shares the struggles she has faced as a carer to her son and how she is shaping policies to ensure colleagues can strike a balance between fulfilling their career ambitions and looking after loved ones.

I’ve been a carer for my son for 17 years, as he was diagnosed with a genetic, severely disabling and life-limiting condition fairly soon after birth.

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