43 Ways to Defeat Distractions

“A lot of things happen before the work itself — from traffic, to interacting with other people, something might worry you, so it makes a lot of sense to take a few minutes, leave that behind, and see what’s the first thing you want to focus on.”

I’m sure there’s a joke to be made about how a post featuring 43 ways to defeat distractions in and of itself may be a distraction, but I’m too distracted to come up with it at the moment.

Anyway, this Zdravko Cvijetic post has some solid tips on dealing with distractions of all kinds — biological, mental, environmental, social, and digital.

Speaking of digital distractions, you might also find my post about how I stopped checking my phone so much helpful.