You’re Distracted. This Professor Can Help | Marc Parry | The Chronicle of Higher Education | 29 March , 2013
To complete her homework assignment, Meran Hill needed total concentration. The University of Washington senior shut the blinds in her studio apartment. She turned off the music. She took a few deep breaths.
Then she plunged into the task: Spend 15 minutes doing e-mail. Only e-mail, and nothing else.