National Single Tasking Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: February 18, 2017 is National Single Tasking Day.

Single Tasking Day

Research shows that multitasking is really ineffective. Attempting to concentrate on and hop in between numerous tasks waters down focus, presents delays, and makes points take longer to finish. Single Tasking Day, after that, has to do with embracing one and only one job. Make a selection, put it in order of top priority, and get started on a job-- and ignore everything else until you complete it!

A case against multitasking
A case against multitasking

Jugglery enraptures us. We use it as a metaphor for multitasking. Someone handling multiple roles is said to be juggling them. However, jugglery is not multitasking. A juggler is focussed on the single task of skilfully tossing many objects into the ...

Star Wars Day just one of hundreds of weird 'holidays' celebrated around the world
Star Wars Day just one of hundreds of weird 'holidays' celebrated around the world

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Feb. 24, birthdays for Floyd Mayweather, Joe Lieberman, Barry Bostwick

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February: A month for Rodents, aliens and bubble gum
February: A month for Rodents, aliens and bubble gum

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Chinese 'Occupy Obama' On G+: DNews Nuggets
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February 18, 2017 is also Battery Day