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.