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7 Great ADHD Gifts I’d Like to See

Posted December 11, 2014 by Zoë Kessler, BA, B.Ed.

‘Tis the season of giving. The perfect gift for me would be something to help me with the day-to-day circus that is life with ADHD. Something like, say, these fine (and fictitious) products. If only! Mood-detection gifts 1 ) Emoti-glasses Reading other people’s facial expressions is a crap shoot at best. Emoti-glasses would do the […]

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What does it mean, to blog with an “authentic” voice ?

Posted December 11, 2014 by andrea tomkins

Watch out! I’m feeling introspective today! I was in a meeting last week, sort of a consulting thing. There were five of us around the table. We were talking about blogging, and reaching blog readers, when one of the people in the meeting turned to me and asked: “Why do you think people read YOUR blog?” […]

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The editor’s letter

Posted December 10, 2014 by andrea tomkins

One of the things I do in my role as editor of Capital Parent Newspaper is write an editor’s letter in every issue. It can always be found in its regular spot on page two. When I first came on board two years ago it was up to me whether I wanted to include something […]

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ADHD Time Management: What Will It Take To Get You There On Time?

Posted November 19, 2014 by Zoë Kessler, BA, B.Ed.

Brandon Warren via Compfight “What will it take to get you here on time?” I cringed when I heard that question. It wasn’t directed at me, but it had been in the past. I cringed with recognition. I cringed with embarrassment for the person it was directed at. And I cringed because I knew, had […]

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Fire Your Boss?!

Posted November 4, 2014 by Stephen Elliott-Buckley

If you are interested in: social and economic justice equality and less income inequality workplace democracy and autonomy work-life balance improving the world because you are young and you have the most to lose with a rapidly decaying planet, Then, read this paragraph. It comes from a document you should ponder endorsing. If the paragraph […]

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Why You Should Never Depend On One Income

Posted September 28, 2014 by Ian Warner

No matter how much an income is, you should never just depend on one! The world tells us that we should get a job and use that money to live on. While we work, we hope that we don’t get fired because if it were to happen we go to from making a sum to […]

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5 Ways to Happiness Through the ADHD Golden Rule

Posted September 18, 2014 by Zoë Kessler, BA, B.Ed.

Learning about ADHD late in life has taught me a few things about how I’d like to be treated. There were many times in the past (before my diagnosis) that things might have gone more smoothly if I’d understood myself better, and what I needed from others. This got me thinking: maybe the way I’d […]

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