The Myth of Multitasking: How "Doing It All" Gets Nothing Done (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Aug 18, 2008 - Business & Economics - 138 pages
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In a compelling business fable, The Myth of Multitasking confronts a popular idea that has come to define our hectic, work-a-day world. This simple yet powerful book shows clearly why multitasking is, in fact, a lie that wastes time and costs money. Far from being efficient, multitasking actually damages productivity and relationships at work and at home.
  

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Review: The Myth of Multitasking: How Doing it All Gets Nothing Done

User Review  - Rich - Goodreads

I enjoyed the read, but in the end, the title of the book sums it all up. It doesn't work. If you are splitting your attention, you are getting nothing/little done on either. Read full review

Review: The Myth of Multitasking: How Doing it All Gets Nothing Done

User Review  - Douglas Mangum - Goodreads

This book was a quick read, mainly because the author is quite effective at communicating his main idea directly and concisely. He makes his point using a narrative, telling a story about a business ... Read full review

Contents

SWITCHTASKING EXERCISE
REPORTS WORKSHEET
RECURRING MEETINGS WORKSHEET
TRUTH OF TIME WORKSHEET
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

Dave Crenshaw is a business coach and founder of Fresh Juice Strategy. He coaches and trains CEOs and management teams worldwide. Crenshaw is a graduate of Brigham Young University's Marriot School of Management and a frequent keynote speaker.

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