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What Listening to Music at Work Does to Your Brain (It's Pretty Amazing)

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When music helps productivity

  • A noisy workplace makes your brain consume extra energy to process the noise. This reduces productivity for tasks in general. Thus listening to music can help, as it blocks out other inputs.
  • Listening to music you like while doing repetitiv...

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When music doesn't help with productivity

  • Learning requires your brain to analyze and remember information. Listening to music while learning adds an extra load of processing and this can lead the brain to misinterpret or miss important information.
  • When you listen to music that's new to you

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