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After some time of searching for research- or evidence-based conclusion, I believe that there is none available. Most of the research in this field is done via personal surveys, which are subjective and biased (for example, people are more likely to say that the "new" approach worked for them than not). Methodology seems to work for some people, and not ...


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GTD itself While I actually loosely follow the GTD format as someone who really enjoys digging into efficiency and psychology I actually have my reservations if GTD itself improves your efficiencies based on the actual actions you take following the structure. (no solid evidence one way or the other) Does it improve efficiency? Based on my observations of ...


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Compared to non-speech sounds, sustained human speech impairs the performance of short-term memory (ICAD 2005 paper). Background speech impairs working memory in both visual and proofreading tasks, in a variety of ways, even when in a foreign language, even when played backwards. So if you want to be not merely focused but also productive, switch to ...



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