Our world has abruptly changed and life as we knew it has shifted significantly. Non-essential workers have had to leap from rarely being home to being safer at home, and have dove off the cliff of constant movement into the unfamiliar waters of decreased activity.
Suddenly, you have the thing you previously wished for—more time. And if recent social media posts are any indication, it was great, at first.
Now, with the dust settling on the initial impact, you’re faced with navigating this new season of working from home, homeschooling, constant news briefings, and an increased urge to scroll social media. Added together, this new situation can wreak havoc on your productivity.
But the show must go on. And during this time of quarantine, with at-home time rising and distractions mounting, it becomes increasingly important to give your focus a boost. Because, as you’ve likely already discovered, more time does not always equal getting more done.