Do Not Click This Link -- 14 Ways to Manage Distractions at Work

Tips for Identifying, Managing & Overcoming Workplace Distractions

10. Maintain a Balance

Depending on your intellectual gifting, it may be tempting to tackle multiple creative -- or conversely -- organizational tasks in a row. It might seem smart to battle through tedious chores at the same time. But give your brain a break.

Alternating between the tedious and the -- dare we say -- fun parts of your job will keep you more engaged and less likely to get sucked into a diversion. Similarly, if you’re able to mix up the solo work time with your face-to-face interactions, it will help keep boredom (and annoyance) at bay.