Habits that Work: Keep Attention Deficit Disorder from Creating Workplace Disorder
Adults with attention deficit disorder (ADD) who struggle to perform in the office are often advised to get a support staff. But what do you do when you ARE the support staff? The work of administrative professionals is never easy. Throw ADD into the mix, and the challenges can seem insurmountable. Problems with organization and memory make an already difficult job seem impossible to perform successfully; but with a few creative tricks and some strategic planning, the worker with ADD can equal — even outshine — the performance of non-disabled peers.