Most of us have become masters of multitasking, adept at responding to e-mail messages during meetings and making time for multiple distractions when we’re actually trying to get work done. But is it possible to be productive when we’re constantly interrupted? Workplace expert Gloria Mark tackled this question, and offers some counterintuitive findings, including this one: Interruptions can actually be quite beneficial.
Author: Gloria Mark
Source: Gallup Management Journal
Subject: Organizational Behavior