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10 Jun, 9 tweets, 2 min read
Why multitasking is a scam,

and what you can do about it.

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Multitasking is essentially a scam because you can't perform two tasks that require your conscious attention at the same time.
They key is in the word conscious.

Sure, you can read while you walk, or write while you are sitting down.

These activities are a combination of unconscious + unconscious ones.
When you try to do two conscious activities at the same time, for example writing and replying to an email, you're not multitasking in reality.
What is essentially happening when you multitask is that you're switching rapidly your focus between two activities.

It gives you the illusion of multitasking, but you're actually losing focus and momentum every time you do these micro-switches.
To avoid losing focus and momentum, do one task at a time.

You'll have your total concentration on the task, and you'll be able to deliver higher quality results in less time.
A couple of tips on how to focus on one task:

• Leave your phone out of the room
• Have the bare minimum of tabs open
• Don't start another task until you finish what you're doing
Remember:

One task, one goal > many tasks, unclear goals.
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