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Penny Williams

The first thing to choosing a career that’s a good fit for you is to understand the way the ADHD brain works. It’s motivated by urgency and interest. It is NOT also motivated by importance like neurotypical brains. So a field where you are very interested or where there’s some sense of urgency is a good place to start.

Secrets of Your ADHD Brain

Then, add in the layer of what you feel like you’re good at and like to do.

Here’s more on finding a career that works for you:

How to Align Your Career with Your Passions

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