As you plan your approach to 2018, are you protecting time for ‘Deep Work’?
If you haven’t come across that phrase, it was coined by my latest recommended book. In “Deep Work“, author Cal Newport makes a great case for the importance of better concentration.
He diagnoses our current malaise. Full of distractions from our phones/tablets/computers/connected devices, we fail to focus.
Cal is an associate professor of Computer Science, at Georgetown University, and a well published academic.
He uses a wide range of scientific research & personal stories (his and his clients/students). Together, the picture he paints is one that demands action. (more…)