Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

The best music to listen to for optimal productivity, according to science

Go to the article link for some sample music.

The best music to listen to for optimal productivity, according to science

Rachel Gillett | Jul. 24, 2015 | Business Insider

Music doesn’t have to add to your list of distractions.

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July 28, 2015 Posted by | brain, fun | , , , | Leave a comment

Employees who socialize between tasks, but not during, are more productive

Sounds like the office watercooler is a productivity enhancer! From Nature:

Published online 30 June 2008 | Nature | doi:10.1038/news.2008.925

Get a (social) life

Employees who socialize between tasks, but not during, are more productive.

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July 2, 2008 Posted by | behaviour | , , | Leave a comment