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How Does an Entrepreneur With (or Without) ADHD Stay Motivated?
This was a question I was recently asked on Quora, but it’s one that comes up almost daily during coaching sessions with my clients. So, here’s an enhanced version of my response. While geared towards entrepreneurs (with or without ADHD), it also applies to anyone who wants to get things done, but occasionally loses momentum. The
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Just How Difficult is it to have ADHD?
There is no easy answer to this question, for many reasons. ADHD (Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, also known as ADD) is ona continuum, meaning it can be mild, moderate or severe. The less extreme the symptoms, the easier it is to compensate, making it less difficult to live with ADHD. The reverse also applies. Millions of adults
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STOP the SHAME!
It’s tough enough that many of us have challenges with ADHD/Executive Functions (organization, time management, prioritization, activation, short-term memory, etc.).  But we compound the problems when we add guilt to the mix. I may not be happy that I’m not checking off all my To-Do’s – even when I’ve realistically created a theoretically do-able Daily
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The KonMari Debate: Is ‘Sparking Joy’ Enough?
Most of us want, even long for, a more organized life. A good start is to create a less cluttered home. When we free ourselves from the pressures of excess possessions and over-accumulation, then figure out the best systems for maintaining the stuff we do keep, we open up more than physical space. We gain
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POWER of the PAUSE!
Press ‘Pause’ to Review and Reset If we’re always in action – or inaction, without taking a conscious pause to step back, observe, reflect and perhaps redirect, we’re doing ourselves an injustice. All pauses are not the same. Check these out: PLANNING Pause – I often talk about Planning Time vs. Doing Time – how
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Set Yourself Up for SUCCESS
I have mixed feelings about the New Year.  I can fantasize that my deepest desires will materialize this year. I can feel in control, as I haven't yet failed to accomplish my goals, nor have I disappointed myself (or anyone else). But I will... Fortunately, I will also succeed at a lot of things, and it is important that I acknowledge my successes, because...
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The POWER of POSSIBILITY!
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ADHD: It is REAL – Check Out 240+ Years of History
With so much attention on ADHD, there are those who say it doesn’t exist. So here is some historic perspective that will put to rest any thoughts that ADD/ADHD is a NEW or MADE-UP Disorder.
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I Don’t Wanna!
But I Don’t Feel Like it! …I planned to write my next blog post. Great Idea. Gives me joy to share information. Helps me to stay in business so I can keep helping clients. I have the time today… but I don’t feel like it! The funny/sad thing about “…But I don’t feel like it” – those six short words wield a
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Still Putting off Change?
CHANGE…Often we avoid it, preferring to stay in our comfort zone. Or maybe we just lack the energy to explore new options. This can work for us, but it will keep us stuck. If we want things to be different, we have to do something differently.Other times we seek out change as a remedy for boredom. Those of us with an
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Susan Lasky
Productivity, ADD/ADHD & Organization Coach at Susan Lasky Productivity Solutions

Susan Lasky helps people who are overworked, overwhelmed or disorganized to get things done by working with the way they think. For more than 25 years she’s helped them find the right tools and strategies to better manage their time, priorities, paperwork, projects, space and stuff, so they gain more time, energy and focus to grow their business, succeed in school or the workplace, balance work/home/self-care and truly live a life they love!

Susan is a Board Certified Coach, Senior Certified ADHD Coach, Edge-Certified Student Coach and Level II Specialist in Chronic Disorganization, as well as a trained Organizer-Coach and Office Productivity & Systems Consultant, certified Career & Life Planning Specialist, Holistic Time Mastery Coach, and a Golden Circle member of NAPO, the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals.

 

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