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Discover a successful you! An estimated 20 million Americans have ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder), many of whom are intelligent, creative, and intuitive - with exceptional leadership potential. This new book, ADHD Secrets of Success will help ADHDers understand and overcome the symptoms of their condition that may hold them back, and take advantage of the traits marking them for success. This is an updated version of Hartmann's 1994 book Focus Your Energy: Hunting for success in business with ADD, a revolutionary book that helped thousands of adults world-wide discover how to find success in their business ventures and personal world.Thom Hartmann shows ADHDers how to: Choose an appropriate profession and a rewarding work situation. Use practical techniques for overcoming forgetfulness, reaching goals, and countering procrastination. Harness ADHD symptoms to inspire new ways of problem solving.
|Product dimensions:||6.36(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.66(d)|
About the Author
Thom Hartmann is an award-winning best-selling author, international lecturer, teacher, and psychotherapist. His books have been written about in Time magazine and The New York Times and he has appeared on the front page of The Wall Street Journal, as well as on numerous radio and TV shows including NPR, CNN, and BBC. A former journalist, international relief worker, and the executive director of a residential treatment facility for abused children, he now lives in Vermont where he is a psychotherapist, guest faculty member at Goddard College, and fulltime writer. Hartmann's previous books have sold hundreds of thousands of copies; one was inducted for permanent exhibition at The Smithsonian. A world-traveled wise elder and teacher for us all, Hartmann's message is healing for the souls of those with ADHD while at the same time empowering.
Table of Contents
|Author's Note to the Reader||xv|
|Introduction: How This Book Will Help You||3|
|Territory 1||What Is Attention Deficit Disorder, and Why Is It Important?|
|1.||The Nature of ADHD||9|
|2.||Understanding Why Some People with ADHD Are Hunters||15|
|3.||The Challenges of an ADHD "Business Hunter"||21|
|4.||ADHD Medications and Therapies||25|
|Territory 2||How to Succeed with ADHD in the Workplace|
|5.||Finding the Right Job and Being a Hunter within Someone Else's Company||33|
|6.||Succeeding with ADHD in the Workplace||45|
|Territory 3||ADHD and Entrepreneurship--Building Your Own Business|
|7.||The Hunter as Entrepreneur||61|
|8.||Choosing to Start a Business--Your Best Hunt||69|
|9.||Picking Out the Prey--What's Your Best Business Goal?||75|
|Territory 4||Hunting for Success--Building a Life with, through, and in Spite of Your ADHD|
|10.||Preparing for the Hunt--Ways to Push Through ADHD||93|
|11.||Tracking the Prey--Heading for Success||105|
|12.||Enjoying the Fruits of the Hunt||121|
|About the Author||128|
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Thom Hartmann's latest effort ¿ADHD Secrets of Success¿ is a very pragmatic guide to leading a successful life with ADHD. Although this book describes itself as being geared towards the business world and entrepreneurs I would argue that the tips and strategies found within it can be applied to almost any situation. ADHD the Secrets of Success is based on Thom's previous work and builds on his Hunter/Farmer Theory. Whether you're trying to start your own business or working for somebody else this book will be of immense value. It is filled with clearly outlined step-by-step tips and strategies for almost any situation one might encounter. This book is a definite must read for every ADHD adult.