Archive for the ‘Multitasking’ Category

January 12, 2010 0

Snowbound! Tips for working from home

By in Multitasking, Time management

Tweet The last week or two has seen some serious winter weather here in the UK. Schools have been cancelled, transport delayed, idiots arrested for driving on frozen canals, and all those other things you would typically associate with places like Canada, not the balmy UK. (No, on second thought, I take back that thing [...]

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May 30, 2009 0

Human Task Switches Considered Harmful – Joel on Software

By in Multitasking, Reading

Tweet This old post from Joel is just a fancy way of saying what psychologists studying task switching have found: it’s better to do things in batches. This is also something that GTD, Do It Tomorrow, and other productivity methods attest. The whole point of tagging things with contexts in GTD is to be able [...]