BK Magazine The Opinion Pages
Posted by Jeevan Sivasubramaniam, Managing Director, Editorial, Berrett-Koehler Publishers Inc.
One of the biggest knocks against multitasking is that focusing on different things can make you oblivious to something else. Take the test in the video below before reading further.
This reminds me of playing dodge ball in PE class in elementary school. As I approached the center line, I had to concentrate on throwing the ball to get someone out on the other team while watching for balls bulleting toward my head. Ouch.