Distractions can be unavoidable during the work day, but being proactive before starting a major task can minimize these unwanted interruptions to make for a more productive you. The article, “6 Secrets for Avoiding Interruptions at Work,” by Sara McCord offers simple approaches to follow to make sure your work gets done on time. They are…
1. Communicate with Peers
2. Utilize “do not disturb” technologies
3. Have your ‘go-to’ phrase ready to intercept any oncoming interruptions
Visit the article for more detail on each approach and how to re-focus after an issue occurs.