Stanford University recently came out with a study that shows the inability of multitaskers to pay attention. If you consider yourself skilled in the art of multitasking like I do, and you’re offended, then read on for further explanation!
Posts Tagged ‘Attention’
PSFK brought to my attention a wonderful article by Sam Anderson in New York Magazine that examines our modern culture of multi-tasking. He explores both sides of the attention spectrum from continuous partial attention to executive focus, and concludes that maybe all this distraction we’re experiencing is not all that bad. It’s a long (by internet standards) but worthwhile read.