Careers for ADHD

People with ADHD need careers where they can think on their feet, be creative problem-solvers, and multitask like crazy. Here are some examples of careers that harness the innate skills and strengths of ADHD minds.

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1. Teacher

Teacher

Teacher

Your Match?

School is not only a place of academic learning, but of social learning as well.

2. Journalist

Journalist

Journalist

Your Match?

A journalist is someone who investigates, collects and presents information as a news story.

3. Editor

Editor

Editor

Your Match?

An editor is a critical reader and a lover of words, whose job is to polish and refine a story or an article.

4. Culinary Chef

Culinary Chef

Culinary Chef

Your Match?

Do you love to prepare, cook and present food?

5. Aesthetician

Aesthetician

Aesthetician

Your Match?

An aesthetician works at a salon or spa, giving specialized skincare treatments to clients, in particular, facial skin care treatments.

6. Hairdresser

Hairdresser

Hairdresser

Your Match?

A hairdresser is someone who specializes in cutting, colouring and styling hair in order to enhance or maintain a person's appearance.

7. Franchise Owner

Franchise Owner

Franchise Owner

Your Match?

A franchise owner, or a franchisee, is someone who buys a business that is part of a chain (think McDonalds, or Kentucky Fried Chicken), using the same name, trademark, product, and services.

8. Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur

Your Match?

The word entrepreneur refers to a person who has identified a need and has an innovative business idea to fill that void.

9. Nurse

Nurse

Nurse

Your Match?

Nurses are indispensable when it comes to protecting public health.