Work Ethic

Avoiding Distractions (WET08)

It’s an amazing world we live in! Anyone can call you at any time on your cell phone! Anyone can email you at your desk! Anyone can text you... wait. Maybe sometimes it’s a distracting world, too. With a dozen things constantly competing for your attention, you might find it harder to focus on the work you need to be doing right now. But you can fix this.

Being able to avoid distractions is a skill you can learn and a muscle you can strengthen. When you become better at it, you’ll be able to start work easily, get into deeper states of concentration, and complete work more efficiently.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

● Identify the dangers of distraction
● Explain the processes that lead to getting distracted
● Implement techniques to help you focus and avoid distractions

Why take this course?

If you’re finding your concentration sliced up by constant interruptions, or you always seem to leave one task in the middle in order to deal with another, you’ll benefit from this course. You’ll learn why it’s so easy to become distracted and how to reduce the impact of distractions.

10 mins | SCORM | Takeaway Tasks

  • Avoiding Distractions
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed