Why Trying to Multitask Is Making You Less Productive
I’m sure many of us fancy ourselves effective multitaskers. How could we not? Whether it’s the doing the laundry while we cook, clean and help children with homework or responding to emails while we’re in a meeting, many of us are responsible for juggling several tasks simultaneously. But could all this multitasking be wrecking havoc on our mental health and making us less productive? More and more studies are indicating that it is.
This infographic, from the tech and social media site, Mashable.com, explores the complications we face by trying to manage too many things at once.