“Hold that thought for just a moment.”
“Let me grab this call.”
“Now, where were we?”
How often have you uttered these phrases in conversations that were interrupted by a phone call, text message, or someone just popping into your office? How often have you been in the middle of a project or task that was stopped midstream to respond to someone else’s immediate need for your attention?
If any of these scenarios sound familiar, you are allowing your attention to be stolen.
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