Every superhero manager needs to focus when he’s battling workplace villains.
One of the best ways to do so? Plug in headphones and listen to some tunes.
There’s debate on whether or not listening to music at work increases productivity. A 2010 study actually showed people fared worse on memory tasks while listening to music in the background, even if it was soothing classical music.
But music at work does help – there’s just a time a place for it.
Listening to music releases dopamine in the reward area of the brain, which can lead to a more positive mood. Music also makes repetitive tasks less daunting.
We at headquarters offer this tip: Listen to music: [Read more…]