Filed in Talk with Renee Dalo Podcast — July 10, 2024

Ep 226: Talk about a Journey with ADHD with Liene Stevens

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Keeping Perspective: A Journey to Understanding ADHD

Have you heard the myths about managing ADHD as an entrepreneur? Well, let’s debunk them! Myth 1: ADHD diagnosis changes your entire personality. Myth 2: ADHD defines your entire identity. Myth 3: ADHD means you have to be quirky all the time. Ready to uncover the truth?

For young girls, she’s just an artsy, creative, day dreamer. Because part of the issue is the name: Attention Deficit Hyper Activity Disorder. Hyper activity sometimes doesn’t manifest physically, it’s your brain being hyper active.

Liene Stevens

My special guest is Liene Stevens

Liene Stevens is an author, behavioral psychologist, and the founder and CEO of Think Splendid, a boutique consulting firm that solves the complex challenges that industry leaders, luxury brands, and tourism destinations encounter in the $1.3 trillion global wedding market.

Working with clients in 97 countries and across every stage of the supply chain, Liene has developed plans for floral farms and wholesale distributors, fixed underperforming wedding operations for world-class resorts, increased visitor lifetime value for tourism destinations, and taken luxury wedding professionals from in-the-red to in-the-black.

In addition, Liene’s research on consumer behavior has been taught in the MBA curriculum at 41 universities, including Cornell, Notre Dame, the University of Capetown, and Bangkok University — as well as cited in more than 30 scientific and academic journals, including the Journal of Festival Management & Event Tourism and the African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure.

In this episode, you will have fresh insight into:

  • Understand the journey of ADHD diagnosis in adult life and how to navigate its challenges.
  • Discover effective strategies for managing ADHD symptoms and improving daily life.
  • Explore the impact of ADHD on entrepreneurship and learn how to leverage strengths in business.
  • Learn how to manage emotional dysregulation commonly associated with ADHD for better mental well-being.
  • Uncover personal development strategies tailored to individuals with ADHD for self-improvement and growth.

Go grab your coffee or your tea, and talk about our brains!

Connect with Liene Stevens

Liene Stevens’ Website

Liene Stevens’ Instagram

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