Synopses & Reviews
Here is practical, sensitive advice for the employee, boss, coworkers, and friends. A.D.D. on the Job suggests advantages that the A.D.D. worker possesses, how to find the right job, and how to keep it. Employers and coworkers will learn what to expect from a fellow worker with A.D.D. and the most effective ways to work with them.
In this book, you'll learn about all three types of A.D.D. You'll see what the characteristics are for each, the best jobs for each type, as well as the best boss for each type. Finally here is the sensitive, practical advice you need to be effective and content on the job.
With more than 10% of the adult population in the U.S. having Attention Deficit Disorder, this phenomenon affects almost every workplace in America. Now, the bestselling author of Attention Deficit Disorder in Adults explains how people with A.D.D. can actually use aspects of their behavior to their advantage.
Table of Contents
About ADD -- Behavioral issues that affect your job -- Getting organized on the job -- Communication skills in the workplace -- Interpersonal relationships on the job -- The boss and other authority issues -- Stress on the job -- Considering career changes -- Self-employment and ADD -- If you don't have ADD -- 101 tips for managing your ADD.