Multitasking On The Job Makes You Stupid, Makes Your Work Terrible [INFOGRAPHIC]
5:05 pm, August 8th | by Amy Tennery
Wouldn’t every boss want an employee who multitasks? A multitasker gets more work done, covers more ground and takes care of her business quickly.
That’s the conventional wisdom — but the conventional wisdom is wrong.
Trying to take on too many tasks at once — like answering the phone while you’re typing a report, or eating a Snickers and an Almond Joy simultaneously at your desk (it can be done but it takes an expert) — can actually lower your IQ, according to a new infographic.
Read on for more stats that should dissuade you from ever taking initiative again.
[via Business Insider]