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BSS: Essential Time Management by Brett Hilder

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Your Mental Motor

This is related to how your brain works (unless it is on strike.) If you get interrupted in the middle of an important or fairly complex project, it takes time to warm up your mental motor again in order to get back to the level of concentration you had before the interruption. This can be compounded if you are tired or feeling unwell. Many people find it so difficult to get back to that level of concentration that they stop performing that task altogether. It is one way your brain gets you to stop work.

One of the key things to be aware of is the way you deal with other people. While it is important to make other people aware of how critical time is to you, it is also essential to be sensitive of the importance of time to others. ...

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