Focus on one thing at a time

A simple hack to be more productive.

I deal with multiple projects and I juggle between them every day. However, I’ve found that the best way to be productive is to focus on one thing at a time. Or at max, two tasks per day.

When we try to multitask, we’re switching our attention back and forth between tasks. At the end of the day, most of the work stays (or feels) unfinished. We feel exhausted. Psychologically, we do not enjoy the satisfaction.

Instead, it’s better to focus on one task at a time and give it our full attention. This allows us to get into a flow state, where we’re able to work more efficiently and effectively.

Here are a few tips for focusing on one thing at a time: