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Ep116: Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention by Johann Hari One Last Thought - Your Regular Dose of Inspiration

    • Business

For Stolen Focus, internationally best-selling author Johann Hari went on a three-year journey to uncover the reasons why our teenagers now focus on one task for only 65 seconds, and why office workers on average manage only three minutes. He interviewed the leading experts in the world on attention and learned that everything we think about this subject is wrong.



This reading is taken from the chapter, "Cause One: The Increase in Speed, Switching and Filtering"



Order your copy of "Stolen Focus" from your local bookstore or here on Amazon. 



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For Stolen Focus, internationally best-selling author Johann Hari went on a three-year journey to uncover the reasons why our teenagers now focus on one task for only 65 seconds, and why office workers on average manage only three minutes. He interviewed the leading experts in the world on attention and learned that everything we think about this subject is wrong.



This reading is taken from the chapter, "Cause One: The Increase in Speed, Switching and Filtering"



Order your copy of "Stolen Focus" from your local bookstore or here on Amazon. 



Enjoyed this episode? Please share it with your friends, family and colleagues, using the hashtag #OneLastThought. Thank you.


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Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/one-last-thought/message

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