12 Ways to Handle Interruptions at Work

CareerBuilder.com

The average manager receives six interruptions an hour. And following each interruption, it can take more than five minutes for them to get back into their task.

While some disruptions are part of the job, others are time-wasters that rob you of precious hours as well as the satisfaction of attaining your goals. How can you end frivolous interruptions while managing the essential business-related ones? Here are 12 techniques: