By Étienne Garbugli | August 13, 2010 | 0 Comment
Think about something.
Now, keep that thought and think about something completely different.
How’s that going?
Not well? Keep reading.
We have single-thread brains. We’re great at handling one thought at a time. More if they’re closely related.
Why do we want to be multi-tasking robots?
Your computer can multi-task, you can’t. You merely look like you’re being productive when you multi-task. Focusing on doing one thing at a time will certainly make you more productive, reduce your stress level and keep your concentration level up.
Multi-tasking ultimately destroys your ability to concentrate. Trust me, I know.
Etienne works at the intersection of Technology, Product Design and Marketing. He’s a two-time Startup Founder, a four-time entrepreneur and a UX research expert. Etienne published Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want. The Lean B2B methodology helps entrepreneurs around the world build successful businesses.