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Surprise! There’s a Right Way to Multitask

Here’s how to get more out of your day without overtaxing your brain.

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Everyone knows that multitasking destroys productivity, right? Haven’t we all seen studies and read articles telling us that it’s impossible to do two things at once?

In some ways, that’s true. The evidence is pretty clear that humans are awful at…




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