In a recent episode of the Influence & Impact Podcast for Female Leaders, I interviewed Professor Amanda Kirby, an expert in neurodiversity, the CEO of Do-It Solutions and co-author of the new book,
It was such an interesting discussion I want to share some of the key points I picked up during the interview and you can listen to the full episode here.
Have you heard of neurodiversity? It’s an emerging subject especially in relation to adults and the workplace.
We are all neurodiverse individuals and neurodiversity simply defines the different ways we think, act and communicate.
About 10% of us are neurodivergent, which means the way we do these things is different from the “average” or “norm”. This influences our individual strengths and challenges, in both our personal and work lives. Some examples of this are people who have been diagnosed with autism, ADHD or dyslexia but many people have no diagnosis and just know that their brain seems...