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Difficulties Making A Decision? Need a New Approach to an Old Problem? Try This Tool



I'm not sure what prompted me to recreate this tool and put it out there, but it's something I learned in graduate school and think is indispensable.

I find it difficult to make decisions at times, especially when there are a number of factors involved that are important to consider in the ultimate answer.  Being ADHD certainly doesn't help, as it often speeds up the my thought process, creates more factors...
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Time to Stop Beating Ourselves Up, Charles Darwin, and Gaining Perspective

I'm at a complete standstill, as a matter of fact it was hard to write this blog today.  My mind feels like it's on vacation, only it hasn't gone anywhere.  The more I try to work, the harder it is to do so.

In all honesty, my brain is probably saying it needs a break, a long, well-deserved break for having fought so many tough issues for so many years straight.  Only I don't listen, I...
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Why You Should Hire Someone with ADHD and How to Tap into Their Brilliance



You might not first understand how it is possible someone with ADD / ADHD is brilliant.  On the outside they may look to be a mess.  They might show up late for meetings, lose their keys, forget your name, not catch a detail or jump from one subject to the next without you following.   Working with them can be the most frustrating experience at times.

Lucky for you,...
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