Those With ADHD Might Make Better Entrepreneurs. Here’s Why.
When Dr. Johan Wiklund was diagnosed with ADHD in 2012, the professor of entrepreneurship at Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management formed a hypothesis: People who have ADHD might gravitate toward entrepreneurship and the flexibility it offers. Further, they might be successful as entrepreneurs not in spite of their ADHD, but because of it. He’s now in the midst of a series of systematic studies that seek to explore how ADHD may suit and benefit entrepreneurs.