Distractions are common. They tend to hinder, even steal one’s success. Sometimes they can be disastrous too. For instance, surfing social networking sites during work hours is a distraction to the work at hand. It could slowdown the pace of work. It could even thwart the success of a crucial time-bound work. However, surfing social networking sites while driving could sometimes be disastrous also.

How is it possible to deal with distractions effectively? Here is a list of five helpful ways to do that.

  • Decide where to focus

This is foundational. Only when there is something to focus on that we could talk about distractions. In fact, if there is no goal, there is no distraction either! So decide where you are going to focus, in case you find yourself missing that basic element. Continue reading