Multitasking Hurts Productivity… And Your Brain [Infographic]

Take a look at how many tabs you have open, right now. Perhaps you’re reading this post while half-listening to a lecture in class, or on your smartphone while performing other tasks.

You’re multitasking.

As technology becomes more central to our daily lives, we’re routinely taking on more tasks at once in an effort to be more productive. Problem is: research shows that only 2% of us can multitask effectively.

Check out this infographic from that details some of the reasons for our attention diffusion, and how it may in fact be harming our productivity… and our brains!





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