17 Business Titans Who Overcame Dyslexia

By Ray Pinard | November 6, 2013

 Here’s a fascinating article from the Business Insider

Does dyslexia come with hidden advantages?

It’s counterintuitive — dyslexia is, after all, classified as a learning disability — but it’s a central question in Malcolm Gladwell’s new book, “David and Goliath.”

Gladwell proposes that some of the world’s most accomplished people succeeded precisely because of this disability. “Dyslexia — in the best of cases — forces you to develop skills that might otherwise have lain dormant,” he writes. “It also forces you to do things you might otherwise never have considered.”

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