How to stay productive during the holidays – philly.com, Aspen Times
“Harnessing one’s attention and managing distractions are the cornerstones of productivity, especially with the business of the holidays approaching,” says Alicia H. Clark, a licensed clinical psychologist in Washington D.C.
Many workers still believe that multi-tasking is effective. But Clark says that is a myth and it should be avoided. If you must multi-task, reserve it for only the easiest and most routine tasks that do not demand hard thinking. Instead, be clear about your goals and objectives every day.