Modern humans are incessantly bombarded with different stimuli. We live in a constant rush, feeling that we work hard because we actually have no time to stop and just be. This is why we have increasing problems with concentration. Thus, we feel perpetually busy, and yet we do not manage to reach the intended goals. Deep Work is a skill allowing you to overcome the distractions and focus on performance of the intended tasks. Learn more!
Deep Work – what is it?
The concept of Deep Work was created by Cal Newport, who wrote a book about it (“Deep Work. Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World”). He defines shallow work as tasks which may be performed without any considerable thought or concentration, even in presence of different distractions. It does not require any major intellectual effort but simultaneously generates slight or even zero value.
Deep Work requires concentration …