Believe it or not most Entrepreneur’s are ADHD. They are usually great self-starters and love a good challenge. But what separates them from being a good entrepreneur from being a great entrepreneur. The answer to that question is understand your ADHD and how to make it work for you. In the next few blogs I will be profiling outstanding entrepreneurs that have used their ADHD skills to make our world a more interesting and wonderful place.
I have worked with kids and adults with ADHD for years and I have been able to see a pattern for those ADHD individuals that have found success. The measure seems to be when to navigate the balance of knowing when and how to delegate effectively and knowing how to listen to your employees. Many ADHDer’s believe that they are the only ones that are capable of doing the job “right.” When this happens the collapse of their great idea can happen quickly. Take a look at Richard Branson has to say about being and entrepreneur. He embodies the successful attributes of ADHD. Hope this helps as your week begins.