#442 50. Stop multitasking. Don’t try to do two things partly well. Do one thing really well.
 50. Stop multitasking. During a meeting–especially an hour long meeting–it’s tempting to take care of a few mindless tasks. (Who hasn’t cleaned up their inbox during a meeting?) The problem is that such split focus makes those meetings less productive. Even though you’re only doing mindless stuff, still–you’re distracted. And that makes you less productive.
Multitasking is a personal-productivity killer. Don’t try to do two things partly well. Do one thing really well.
QUESTIONS for thinking it through:
How could this clarify my Reality?
How could this benefit if added to my Disciplines?
Who needs to hear this?
 #50, from Jeff Haden, “90 Smart Ways to Radically Boost Your Productivity: An epic list of ways to increase your personal productivity and be a lot more successful.” It was published on Inc.com on1/9/2017. https://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/first-90-days-90-ways-to-boost-your-productivity.html
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