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How Effective is Multi-Tasking? - April 07, 2015

Episode 727

Single Tasking6:34

How well can you multi-task? It turns out, none of us may be able to multi-task as well as we think. According to neuroscientist Dr. Daniel Levitin, multi-tasking may not even be a real concept.

“Instead,” he says, “we’re rapidly shifting from one task to the next. Trying to juggle all these things at once fractionates our attention and impairs our ability to think clearly.”

To learn more about the pros and cons of this style of work, listen in to today’s episode.