The Multitasker's Dilemma

For everyone who thinks they're maximizing their time by texting while driving, or posting Tweets and Facebook updates while compiling sales data in another window, or cooking while watching TV, cognitive scientists beg to differ. Multitasking isn't just ineffective, it can be dangerous.

The Risk of Becoming an Expert Multitasker

By Ira Hyman Ph.D.

Expert multitaskers beware.

How Distraction Can Disrupt You

By Art Markman Ph.D.

A new study shows the effect of losing your focus.

The Key to Efficient Multitasking

By Richard E. Cytowic M.D.

One thing at a time.

Technology: Myth of Multitasking

By Jim Taylor Ph.D.

Is multitasking really more efficient?

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