What could possibly give you a 7x advantage over other people in the realm of “eminent creative achievement”? One word DISTRACTIBILITY.
I just ran across this article in the WSJ that fits in a bit to my previous post. The article describes new research connecting creativity (the fuel of breakthrough innovation) to the INABILITY to focus on one thing—it also shows correlation between college students diagnosed with ADHD and above average creative achievement.
Check it out!
(Disclosure: I have never been diagnosed with any attention disorder.)