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Quiet the Riot: Blocking Out ADHD Distractions

Quiet the Riot: Blocking Out ADHD Distractions | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
My struggle with ADHD-unfriendly background noise, and how I recaptured my concentration once and for all.
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Dyslexia and ADHD at work
Resources and news for people with dyslexia and ADHD who are already in the workplace or searching for a job.
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Americans with Disabilities Act

Question 13: What is the Americans with Disabilities Act? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth Univ...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Resources for Employees and Employers with LD

Question 11: What resources are available for employers and employees with LD? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virgi...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - LD / ADHD Struggles at Work

Question 9: What sorts of issues do people with LD / ADHD struggle with in the workplace? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Poli...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Telling Coworkers About Your LD / ADHD

Question 7: Should I tell my coworkers I have an LD / ADHD sooner or later? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Disclosure by Business and Industry

Question 4: Does the risk/reward of disclosure vary by business and industry? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virgin...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Asking for Accommodations at Work

Question 2: How do you ask for accommodations at work? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth Univers...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Protections When Disclosing LD / ADHD at Work

Question 5: What kind of protections do I have when I disclose my LD / ADHD? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virgini...
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Question 1: Should I disclose my LD / ADHD to a prospective employer?

Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth University, answers questions from the Eye to Eye community ab...
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Our LD/ADHD in the Workplace Series starts today! The first question is, should I disclose my LD/ADHD to a prospective employer? 

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Accommodation and Compliance for Employees with Learning Disabilities

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, confidential, and practical information on workforce accommodations and the employment provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
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JAN’s Accommodation and Compliance Series is designed to help employers determine effective accommodations and comply with Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Accommodation Ideas for employees with ADHD

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, confidential, and practical information on workforce accommodations and the employment provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
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JAN’s Accommodation and Compliance Series is designed to help employers determine effective accommodations and comply with Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Stretch Your Attention Span: ADHD at Work

Stretch Your Attention Span: ADHD at Work | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
Six strategies for adults with ADHD who want to gain and maintain focus at work.
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5 tips to strengthen your resume

5 tips to strengthen your resume | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
The beauty of submitting your resume electronically is that it can become more than just a piece of paper.
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Top 29 Best Ways to Stay Creative in Life Inspirational | All Infographics

Top 29 Best Ways to Stay Creative in Life Inspirational | All Infographics | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it

Infographics on being creative in life and inspiration with top 29 ways to be creative on success and startup exploring and researching ideas and concept...


Via Susan Bainbridge, João Greno Brogueira, Louise Robinson-Lay, Official AndreasCY, Dimitra Kontochristou
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Kathy Jordan's curator insight, February 10, 2013 8:27 AM

I need motivation to stay creative and this infographic by @all_infographic is a winner.

Ana Gea's curator insight, March 19, 2013 6:03 PM

Most importantly- Have fun & Finish something. 

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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - General Population and LD / ADHD

Question 12: How does the general population feel about LD / ADHD? What about employers? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Polic...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - LD / ADHD stigma at work

Question 10: What do you do if you encounter stigma as a result of coworkers knowing you have a learning disability or ADHD? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Sp...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - LD / ADHD in Academic vs Employment Settings

Question 8: What are the differences and similarities of my academic setting and employment settings? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Dis...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Disclosing Your LD / ADHD Affecting Pay

Question 6: Will disclosure of my LD / ADHD affect my pay, advancement or simply the opportunity to hold my job? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Educat...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Kinds of Accommodations at Work

Question 3: What kinds of accommodations are available for people with LD / ADHD in the workplace? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disabi...
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Learning Disabilities & ADHD in the Workplace Series - Should I disclose my LD / ADHD to a prospective employer?

Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth University, answers questions from the Eye to Eye community ab...
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LD / ADHD in the Workplace Series Question 2: Asking for Accommodations at Work

Question 2: How do you ask for accommodations at work? Dr. Paul Gerber, Professor of Special Education and Disability Policy at Virginia Commonwealth Univers...
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Problems & Solutions in the Workplace

Problems & Solutions in the Workplace | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
Learn about common workplace problems – and solutions – for adults with learning disabilities. Accommodations and assistive technology can help support success.
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Accommodation ideas for employees with learning disabilities

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, confidential, and practical information on workforce accommodations and the employment provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
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JAN’s Accommodation and Compliance Series is designed to help employers determine effective accommodations and comply with Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).


These ideas are organized by limitations in writing, reading, math, communication, time management and organizations

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To disclose or not to disclose? That is the question…

I am, as you might say, an “out” dyslexic… so are a few of my colleagues… but quite a lot are still, “in the closet”. If you talk to HR in many large professiona...

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The True Blood Guide to Adapting to Your New Job

The True Blood Guide to Adapting to Your New Job | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
Trying to learn the ropes at your new office? Here’s what you really need to know.
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Learn the power of self-marketing from these celebrities

Learn the power of self-marketing from these celebrities | Dyslexia and ADHD at work | Scoop.it
Branding and self-marketing are extremely important in directing your career path -- just take notes from the Biebs, Lady Gaga and the Kardashians.
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