Context switching happens when you jump between tasks.
- You're on call, but at the same time, you're working on a document.
- You're watching a movie and checking your mobile.
- You're writing an email and talking if your coworker.
It kills productivity.
It happens when you do multitasking.
Each extra task or "context" you switch eats up 20-80% of your overall productivity.
- Jory MacKay. Context switching: Why jumping between tasks is killing your productivity (and what you can do about it)
From Reactive Planning Model to Natural Planning Model
Until some point, the project was manageable, but after some feature requests and bug reports, it became unfeasible. In addition, almost every bug fix or feature implementation broke other "uncorrelated" parts of the application. That slowed us down a lot because our client and his customers were using the software, and we had to rush to fix the new bugs (yes, we didn't have testing at that time).
Articles, June 16, 2021
Reading time: 5 minutes
No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs
This book is expressively for entrepreneurs and business owners who wear many hats—those who can't resist piling more responsibility onto his own shoulders, who has more great ideas that time and resources to take advantage of them, who runs (not walks) through each day. Your time is incredibly valuable to you, and you are constantly 'running out of it.'Books, April 04, 2021
Reading time: 21 minutes