When you are forging a new career, it can be tempting to try and show off your skillset by doing a diverse range of tasks, and never saying no to a request.
And as companies streamline their workforces to cope with cutbacks, staff may well find themselves with additional jobs that can leave them juggling their duties.
However, multitasking might not be achieving as much as you think it is. In fact, rather than saving you time, research suggests that it can take twice as long to do two things at as once, and you’re likely to make twice as many errors.
Data: 25-09-2014, 13:22