Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Entertainment

This One Work Day Activity Decreases Your Productivity By Up to 40%

Psychologists have long studied behaviours that affect our productivity, for better or worse. The findings have been interesting. For example, research has found that creative types are more likely to be night owls, while professionals in more logical-driven fields are more likely to be early risers. 

 

A recent study published by the American Psychological Association studied multitasking and the effects it had on productivity. Typically, we engage in multitasking because we want  to be productive, so many would think that taking on more than one task would increase your efficiency. But, the APA study found the opposite. Instead, participants who engaged in multitasking actually had, on average, a 40% decrease in productive output. 

 

The finding suggests that anyone looking to boost their workday productivity should steer clear of multitasking, especially for complex tasks. It’s much better to focus entirely on one project, before going to another.

Advertisement Move Ottawa

You May Also Like

Life

Ontario is no stranger to dock spiders who, despite their name, are found all over cottage country and not just on docks. Here are...

Entertainment

Francesca Farago, also known as “Frankie,” became a hit sensation after the airing of Netflix’s reality show Too Hot To Handle.

Entertainment

Who says that Christmas movies have to spread love and happiness through seasonal joy? Sometimes, these movies need to indulge on the darkness that...

Entertainment feature

There has been a war raging on for decades. It has destroyed friendships, turned loved ones against one another and, mildly inconvenienced restaurant patrons....

Advertisement Sysco
0
    0
    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop