In our modern hyper times many of us might feel tempted to handle multiple tasks at the same time. Doing more than one thing at a time might seem productive at first glance. However, research and experience show that it undermines productivity.
By: Vedangana Saini, Ph.D. in Neuroscience The nature of work has changed significantly throughout human history. This happened as the work environment itself has changed. Machines now handle more and more physical and repetitive tasks instead of humans, and more and more human tasks are cognitive in nature – i.e. they involve critical thinking and intellectual […]