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Software engineer, team lead and sometime manager. Worked on embedded or control systems for eternity.

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comment How do I deal with distractions when working on a computer?
You're right. There's nothing special about outlook as a distraction compared to gmail... but it is a work tool so harder not to check at least a few times a day.
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comment How do I deal with distractions when working on a computer?
That seems similar in style to pomodoro. Needs that initial focus !
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comment How do I deal with distractions when working on a computer?
Thanks for the answer. Wasn't conscious of having heard about this before.
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comment How do I deal with distractions when working on a computer?
I have started using rescuetime.com to identify where my time goes... Useful data, but another distraction.
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asked How do I deal with distractions when working on a computer?
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answered Paper vs. digital: both have advantages, but which adv. is more important?
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