Step Away from Your Desk and No One Gets Hurt

Step Away from Your Desk and No One Gets Hurt

I am addicted to email. Actually, I don’t really like email all that much. Mostly, I’m addicted to checking email, to receiving that surprise invitation or the much anticipated response to something I’ve written. Recently, when I submitted a book proposal around to several publishers, I was checking email in record frequency.

The Myth of Multitasking

So, it should come as no surprise to me that I have started hearing rumors of a failed philosophy that has ruled a good part of my life, albeit ineffectively. Namely, multitasking doesn’t work.One molecular biologist even suggests that multitasking actually...