Dyslexics222

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1. Dyslexics are drawn to running their own businesses, where they can get around their weaknesses in reading and writing and play on their strengths. 2. Thirty-five percent of entrepreneurs identified themselves as dyslexic. Dyslexics more than nondyslexics are more likely to delegate authority, to excel in oral communication and problem solving and are twice as likely to own two or more businesses. 3. Approximately ten percent of Americans are believed to have dyslexia. 4. One reason that dyslexics are drawn to entrepreneurship is that strategies they
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Unformatted text preview: have used since childhood to offset their weaknesses in written communication and organizational ability can be applied to business. 5. Dyslexics rely on mentors, and as a result, become very good at reading other people and delegating duties to them. They become adept at using visual strengths to solve problems. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/06/business/06dyslexia.html? scp=1&sq=dyslexia&st=cse...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course EDSP 470 at Maryland.

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