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social media distractions

Has Social Media Ruined Our Focus and Ability to Live in The Moment?

January 19, 2013

  Answer this question, “when was the last time you had 100% focus on what you were doing?” Do you remember when you were a kid and the only thing that you were focusing on was having fun on the playground, playing with your friends and experiencing new things that got you caught up in […]

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Is Social Media a Distraction or a Powerful Sales Tool?

July 3, 2008

According to the June 23, 2008 issue of Businessweek, “the average knowledge worker has the attention span of a sparrow,” reports Maggie Jackson, author of Distraction. It gets worse…28% of the average U.S. worker’s day is lost to interruptions. This amounts to $650 billion in lost productivity. Can we blame this all on social media? […]

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