Date Added: Dec 2009
If you've ever been interrupted by a phone call or a nosy coworker when you were right in the middle of a creative marathon, you know how such distractions can quickly knock you out of a productive groove. If you want to optimize your time, it's important to understand (and respect) that different tasks require different modes of thinking. The problems arise when the two worlds collide. When management tasks invade your space when you're trying to focus on making things, you'll inevitably do a poor job of both tasks.