Multitasking

The Pro’s and Con’s of Multitasking.

Big picture: when you’re studying, try to get rid of all distractions. Listening to music, watching TV or texting while studying makes us divide our attention. So in the end, we don’t fully concentrate on either task neither of them gets done 100% well.

Sources: Psych 101; 2

 

  • We have been led to believe that multi-tasking is what smart, productive people do. But it’s a sham! Glad to see you are getting the word out to college students that a single-focus approach is the productive way to work…and I love that you support your info with scientific facts!