Quote by Nicholas Carr - Deepstash

Bite‑sized knowledge

to upgrade

your career

Ideas from books, articles & podcasts.

“We willingly accept the loss of concentration and focus, the division of our attention and the fragmentation of our thoughts, in return for the wealth of compelling or at least diverting information we receive."

NICHOLAS CARR

STASHED IN:

125

MORE IDEAS FROM THE SAME ARTICLE

This requires acknowledging that we have a limit on how much mental work we can accomplish in a day or week.

We are flooded with tons of information and requests, and we feel compelled to read and respond at all hours of the day and night.

These unhealthy habits limit more than we realize our ability to do more great work.

There are limits to what your body is capable of doing. A productivity strategy will only work for you if you know how to make it work with your current habits, routines, mental strength.

Organize your day around your physical and mental energy. And do more of what works for yo...

Discover and save more ideas by creating a

FREE

Deepstash account.

Develop a

reading habit

, save

time

and create an amazing

knowledge library

.

GET THE APP:

MORE LIKE THIS

1:1 meetings

1:1 meetings matter. It is important to nurture that essential employee-manager relationship. But it still not easy to get right.

Under pressures, managers are still juggling commitments. Then there's the issue of what to cover, and to avoid a half-hearted performance as ...

9

STASHED IN:

290

Life happens in 4 stages

  1. Mimicry: As children, the way we’re wired to learn is by watching and mimicking others.
  2. Self-Discovery:Learning what makes us different from the people and culture around us, with a lot of trial-and-error and experimentation.
  3. Commi...

1

STASHED IN:

163

How to overcome lazyness?

A lack of passion for your job, and overwhelming to-do list.

Here are 6 practical way to overcome lazyness

  • Write a short to-do list and 3 priority for the day
  • Keep your goals clear and manageable
  • Use positive instead of negative self talk
  • ...

5

STASHED IN:

65