Giovanni Montano wrote:But I would be glad to know by you more experienced guys, how in the years you managed to tame your concentration span.
Winston Gutkowski wrote:However, by far the best technique I find when I'm stuck on something is to talk to someone else. I can't tell you how many times I've started to explain my problem to a colleague, only to get halfway through and solve it myself.
Jeanne Boyarsky wrote:That sounds like the Pomodoro technique. I used that at home when working on my book. (and certain other tasks)
Giovanni Montano wrote:In other words, my question is mainly not over taking a pause, but HOW to take the pause.
Winston Gutkowski wrote:
(b) Take a notebook with me to jot down any ideas I have while I'm enjoying a beer or watching TV.