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Do you operate your own business?
Here is a research project which studies the positive aspects of ADHD.

If you operate your own business, you are invited to take part in a new exciting research project linking insights in psychology and neuroscience to entrepreneurship. It focuses on how ADHD traits are linked to entrepreneurial outcomes. Every participant gets an analysis of their personal profile, with a comparison to the others who take part. Participation in the research will be up until the end of October 2018.

You can become a participant…

If you have ADHD and have set up your own business.
Participants can be from anywhere within Australia.
The survey is done online and can easily be completed within 25 minutes.

Click here to download the research flier outline and consent form.

You can access further information via the research study's website and the survey can be found at: https://rmit.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5v5VPk1DbuSD2AZ.



RMIT University, Melbourne, has a visiting professor, Johan Wiklund who is also a Professor at Syracuse University USA. He is looking at the link between ADHD and entrepreneurship. His research has been featured by several news media. Here are some recent articles that talk about the potential advantages of ADHD in entrepremneurship:

Fast Company

Time Magazine

Huffington Post

Entrepreneur Magazine

Professor Johan Wiklund, PhD | The Al Berg Chair in Entrepreneurship | Syracuse University  | Syracuse, NY USA
RMIT Fulbright Distinguished Professor | RMIT University | Melbourne, Australia
Editor-in-Chief: Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice