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Distraction Covets Your Attention

Distraction Covets Your Attention | Small Business On The Web | Scoop.it
Fifty years ago very few if any small businesses took the time to minimize distractions for their workers, if the truth be told they didn’t…
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Distraction is a little like death, it is always with us just waiting for us to willingly relinquish our attention.

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Multitasking Hurts Your Brain (and Your Work Effectiveness)

Multitasking Hurts Your Brain (and Your Work Effectiveness) | Small Business On The Web | Scoop.it
Time management expert Julie Morgenstern shares advice for how to curb your email addiction, minimize distractions and multitasking and find more time to focus on what's important.
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For small businesses there seems to never be enough time to get everything done and now that the web has become the primary avenue for marketing and promotion it only makes sense to try and multitask even more than before.


Well small business owner you may be in for a rude surprise. Multitasking for the most past does not work and it may even set your task completion rate backwards, oh and did I mention it might hurt your brain?


The easiest thing I do to help me keep my focus is turning off all sounds and alerts on the my computer, tablet and phone. I can look at them when I either have finished my current project or when I take a scheduled break.


Jessica Kleiman has written what some may find is an eye opening post, check it out.. Multitasking Hurts Your Brain.

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