Don't Let ADD Ruin Your Work Reputation, Fixes for Four Common Mistakes

Don't let your boss and co-workers jump to negative conclusions about your work ethic and abilities based on ADD-related behavior such as running late, missing a deadline, or interrupting a conversation. Resolve ADD-related issues.

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Missing a Work Deadline

If you struggle with completing deadlines on time, ask your boss or a coworker to check in on you to help you stay organized. Let them know if you are going to turn in an assignment late. Say, “I do best when I get frequent check-ins, so do me a favor and ask how I’m doing. I want to get this project finished on time.”

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