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Asynchronous Communications Can Help Reclaim Lost Time

Hacker Noon, Nov. 21, 2020

November 21, 2020

Asynchronous Communications Can Help Reclaim Lost Time

Researchers at the University of California, Irvine, found that it takes around 23 minutes to get back into a concentrated state after an interruption. And when you know that a typical worker gets interrupted or switches tasks every three minutes on average, it’s not surprising that we can’t get things done at the office.