“By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.” – Christopher Columbus
You’ve learned a bit on how to get things done, but what about distractions? Distractions are the bane of every worker, learner, and, well, really everyone, and this day and age doesn’t make it any easier. Facebook, Twitter, Email, Farmville, etc., are all constantly vying for your attention with new status updates, alerts, and so on and so forth. Basically, it isn’t easy to be free of distraction, especially since you’re probably already using a computer to read and go through this textbook. Hopefully the next couple pages make it a little bit easier, at least.
Avoiding distractions can, well, be distracting. Here are some things that will help.