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How to escape “hyperactive hive mind’ of modern work | BBC

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How to escape “hyperactive hive mind’ of modern work | BBC
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 27: Volkswagen software developers work at the Volkswagen Digital Lab on February 27, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Volkswagen is seeking to advance its digitalization and has joined with Microsoft to develop the Volkswagen Automotive Cloud. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

The constant ping of messages that keep us plugged into work chatter might be doing more harm than good. We feel we must respond – it is about work, after all. But always being switched on means we never have the chance to think deeply. And that is a problem for companies that want to get the most out of their employees.

The next great revolution in the office will need to correct this, according to one man who wants to reset the way we work. He believes that the value someone can bring to a company will be judged not by their skill, but by their ability to focus. But how do we find the time to shut off distractions and do our best work?

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