ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

peeps who work or are looking to work: If given the choice, do you prefer to go into a workplace provided by your employer/client separate your home (commute), or to work from home or otherwise at a workspace you voluntarily and autonomously arrange (remote)? Also are you disabled, whether from ADHD or other factors?

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@ljwrites I'm way too disabled to commute these days, but I used to love working in an office and commuting to work.

Even when it was a 4hr commute, that I did weekly, so I'd go and with for 2-3 days, stay at various friend's places and then work the rest from home. I wasn't ever working full time though, but the job paid enough to live off anyways.

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@ljwrites also, I didn't know I had adhd, but. 🤷‍♀️

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@maloki I guess for workers who are too disabled to commute, remote work is not so much of a preference as a requirement. When you commuted was it experiencing the office environment you enjoyed, or the fact that you traveled and stayed with friends?

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@ljwrites both. I loved that job, it was my dream job at the time.

Unfortunately we had an open layout at the office which wasn't great, but also helpful sometimes for the adhd side of things.

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@maloki Ugh I think my ADHD would go haywire in an open plan office. I have worked with others in the same space before, but a whole floor would be way too hectic for me. Maybe the stimulation would be helpful in short bursts, but I'd need some time to recover.

ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@ljwrites we were only like 6-8 people most of the time.

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ADHD and workplace/remote work poll 

@maloki Ah yeah, that's much better.

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