Webinar 24: Dealing With Distractions and Interruptions: Strategies for Staying Focused on Important Tasks
More than ever, modern workers are bedeviled by distractions and interruptions that pull us away from the key activities of our jobs. If it’s not your noisy office-mates, it’s the siren song of the Internet, or an over-fascination with email. Therefore, it’s imperative that you learn to trim your activities down to the bare necessities.
Remember that you’re in charge, not your technology; and stop making yourself available to all and sundry. You have to limit your attention to what’s truly important, so that you can actually get your job done and become both the envy of your peers and the apple of your boss’s eye.
If you can do that, you can stop paying attention to work when the normal work day’s over, and shift your attention to the other important parts of your life—especially family.