Multi-tasking: the war continues

Time magazine from last week was superb. It’s now official. Multitasking is not good for you, and can be unproductive. Here’s the link: www.time.com/time/magazine/0,9263,7601060116,00.html#Anchortoc – unfortunately it’s changed to premium content, and also note for NZ readers, the cover is different. But there’s more: beyond multitasking into “continuous partial attention”. A term from Linda Stone. Read More …

Retreat II

This was time out, originally supposed to be time out with a dozen or so others, but dipped down to 2. Noel and me at Sister Evelyn’s retreat house. This overlooks miles and miles of beach and sea, curving out of sight towards Kaikoura. I spent some time regularly just watching the sea. This is Read More …