Distracted Development: Rethinking Multi-Tasking

Distracted Development: Rethinking Multi-Tasking

by Josh Ether
Distracted Development: Rethinking Multi-Tasking

Distracted Development: Rethinking Multi-Tasking

by Josh Ether


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The internet has fundamentally changed the way we work. The term 'work' is now obsolete. We are always 'online', 'connected', 'available'. We are constantly bombarded with emails, Twitter notifications, Facebook, and Slack messages. As a result, we have become a generation of multi-taskers.

The problem with multitasking is that it is almost impossible to do two things at once. When we try to multi-task, we are switching our attention from one task to another rapidly. This process uses up a lot of mental energy and can lead to mistakes being made.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9798823190176
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Press
Publication date: 08/01/2023
Series: Minds Unleashed
Pages: 244
Sales rank: 502,163
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

Josh Ether a born and raised North Carolinian, and the youngest of three brothers. Initially focusing on servant leadership, coaching and understanding the impact each person has in this world, Josh worked in the Non-Profit space for over a decade. He later attended East Carolina University to further explore how communication theory impacts our interactions.

Josh coaches & develops “systems”. Effectively emphasizing communication and trust so the “systems” can do what most think is impossible. Helps to shift Agreement to Alignment. Passionate about our understanding of the connection between purpose and performance at work, and how Agile can be harnesses to accelerate a “systems” growth. Empowers co-creation for those with the desire to lead with a servant heart and find balance in their life.

Josh holds Specializations from Wharton University and UC Boulder. ORSC trained and ICF certified Coach, holding over 2 dozen certifications in: Scrum, NLP, Flow, Lego Serious Play Kanban, Lean, DevOps, Six Sigma, Kaizen, XP, Agile Leadership, and Coaching.

When not coaching business “systems”, spends time soaking in every available moment with the family “system” as a father to Noah and partner to his wife Jen
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