The advantages of ADD in a high tech world
It seems to me ADD and the technology industry is a natural fit. The constant change of the high tech world can be stressful and troubling for some people but it’s often stimulating and energizing for the ADDer. A great source of Dopamine hits. Although, there are no specific statistics a number of other ADD experts I’ve talked to agree with my observation.
10 advantages of having ADD in a high tech career:
- The Ability to Hyperfocus.
- Rapid Fire Mind.
- Multitasking at Will.
- High Energy Level.
- Highly Creative.
- Quick Learner.
- Stimulus Seeking Brain.
- Constantly Scanning your Environment.
- Great in a Crisis.
- Risk Taker.
Explanations are given over at http://adultaddstrengths.com/2006/02/09/top-10-advantages-of-add-in-a-high-tech-career/
[tags]ADD, ADHD, technology[/tags]