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Multitasking Myths Exposed and Why Productivity Loss is Huge

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Multitasking Myths Exposed gives crisp and simple info to why most of us deceive ourselves into believing we are good at multitasking, Truth is, we're not.

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Distractions are one of the biggest reasons your business doesn't meet deadlines or become the innovate powerhouse you thought it should be.


You can't eliminate every distractions but creating a business culture that eschews multitasking is doable.


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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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Top 10 Multitasking Myths Exposed

## One of the hallmarks of the 21st century is Multitasking and all the warm and fuzzy rewards associated with being a great multitasker.
## I multitask the most when I'm stressed or working on a project that I don't have much interest in.
## When watching people in the wild (which a do alot) I often see multitasking happening in the middle of conversations, I wonder, is it possible to be engaged with friends while doing other things? Can we really connect with and feel what others are express
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