Living in a space of constant half-attention causes our brain to lose focus.
Solution: Adopt a work schedule designed around single-tasking. for that, learn to prioritize. Because distraction might actually be just confusion about what matters.
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It's is the practice of controlling distractions, being present in the moment, finding flow, and maximizing focus, so you can create a life of choice, around things that are important to you.
It is the ability to recognize when your attention is being stolen (or has the potential to be stolen) and to instead keep it focused on the activities you choose.
Attention management offers a deliberate approach that puts you back in control, by managing both external and internal factors.
Practicing attention management means fighting back against the distractions and creating opportunities throughout your day to support your priorities.
Distractions can be either:
While we can deal with these external problems, what can be more challenging is our internal urge to be distracted.
Distractions are a way to mask what we are fearful of. Fear is a deception that comes from looking at something you’ve never done. It’s simply how your brain works — it believes anything could be death and everything you’ve already done has proven itself to be safe. Embracing fear makes it lose the grip on us.
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Our brain is very weak at performing multiple tasks at the same time. Being able to perform multiple tasks is excellent. But that thing is only limited to performing a task or physical task. Perhaps to study a book or solve problems you will require a full concentration on that particular thing. You may solve two problems at once, but it will take a moment to regain that ultimate focus you’ve built performing the thing for some amount of time.
The secret of intense focus also depends on what’s in your environment. If you living with a small sister/brother who constantly asks you to help them browse the weirdest thing on the Internet or a mother who constantly requests you to help her on a household task. You will never be able to concentrate if your attention is dragged by some weirdest noise around your house or gossips outside your room. You’ve to adjust your environment to be able to have an intense focus on something.
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