How Boredom Leads To Brilliant Ideas

“A decade ago, we shifted our attention at work every three minutes. Now we do it every 45 seconds and we do it all day long. The average person checks email 74 times a day and switches tasks on their computer 566 times a day.”

When you watch this TED Talks from Manoush Zomorodi, you’re going to WANT to be bored.

She explains how boredom leads to brilliant ideas and how our current approach to life and work actively prevents us from being bored.