There are so many moments that we all lose because we consider them inconsequential. It’s precisely those moments that I have focused on utilizing. Is it exhausting? Sure. But it’s led me to be who I am to this day, and it’s powered by my ADHD as well. There are pros and cons… but either way, it’s how I work.
“If you accomplish your life’s goals before you die then you didn’t aim high enough.” - Me
I can pick up a programming language in a weeks time in some cases, grasp a new web technology even faster, and it’s because when I focus and am interested I have a hyper focus. It’s one of the benefits of ADHD. I can pick up a new web technology quickly and lose complete interest in it within two weeks time. It’s one of the curses of being Bipolar.
I tend to be a long term planner. I try to see patterns quickly so I don’t waste time on learning something that doesn’t benefit my long term goals. When I’m employed I tend to focus quickly on finding the patterns and assimilating the concepts necessary to excelling quickly. With the right management behind me? I have accomplished some pretty amazing things.