Focus: A Dynamic Strategy for Greater Career Success


CareerCastAre you a multitasker? According to current scientific research, this could be decreasing your productivity, increasing your stress, and making it less likely that you will achieve the level of professional success you desire. In this CareerCast, award-winning author and journalist Maggie Jackson shares research, insights, and strategies from her latest book, Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age, on how you can rekindle your powers of focus in a world of speed and overload.

CareerCast is a monthly podcast from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business that answers your most pressing career questions. Join us for discussions with leading business experts and authors. Discover how you can define your personal brand, bounce back from a career setback, grow your leadership skills, and more. New episodes are released the third Friday of each month. Submit a question for next episode's guest, or check out our archive of past episodes archive of past episodes, each with its own collection of resources and further reading. Subscribe to CareerCast to make sure you don't miss out on advice that can take your career to the next level.

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