Mastering Distractions: 5 Key Tips to Keeping Focus

Cell phones, colleagues, construction; no, I’m not running down my list of favorite things that begin with the letter, “c” (that would clearly start with cocktails and end with cuban sandwiches — let’s be real). However, these are just a few obstacles that I and many other copywriters and creatives have to face on a daily basis while attempting to commit their thoughts to the digital page.

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It’s not always easy — heck, it’s often very, very difficult; anything worth doing usually is. But there are methods to prevent even the most attention-deficit workers from losing their mental bookmark to common distractions. Speaking from experience, here are five tips to try at your office when you need laser-like focus but have more of a shotgun-blast mind.

Tips on Staying — Ooh, look at that pretty bird — Focused

Of course, everyone works more efficiently under different circumstances. There is, unfortunately, no end-all be-all answer to the problem of persistent thought drifting. However, the key is to keep searching until you find what works for you. Just give yourself a little quiet, take a breather and get that coffee pot percolating; it’s time to get back to work.

About Adam Rodriguez

Adam Rodriguez is a Digital Marketing Coordinator at Findsome & Winmore, The Classic Digital Marketing Agency, located in Orlando, FL. He specializes in helping clients find and win customers through taking on new challenges with his penchant for creativity and skill with a pen. Adam loves injecting himself into the creative process and is an active blogger and digital media nerd. Follow Adam on Twitter at @adamwritesgood.

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