Multitasking is not a skill to add to your resume, but rather a bad habit to put a stop to.
–Larry Kim, Warning: Multitasking is Killing Your Brain
Even the ancient Romans knew better: “A man who chases two rabbits catches none.”
MIT neuroscientist Earl Miller points out that the human brain is designed to focus on one thing at a time. Those who try to multitask are actually switching from one task to another as rapidly as they can. Producing overload!