Quit It! The 10 Worst Jobs for Restless Minds and Creative Spirits

Tedious, repetitive work is like Kryptonite for ADHD brains. Throw in some senseless deadlines, mindless filing, and persistent distractions, and you've got a living, breathing "Office Space." 10 jobs to avoid at all costs.

9. Assembly Line Worker

Talk about repetitive work. And work that requires a steady attention to detail throughout. The worst possible combination for adults with ADHD who suffer boredom and focus problems when not stimulated mentally or physically. Instead, look for a career that lets you work on many different things throughout the day to keep your mind fresh and your attention sharp.

A Different Perspective: “I had an electronic assembly job once upon a time. I loved it so much, I went on to get an Associate’s degree in electronics.” - Timothy S.
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