Why you suffer from "attention residue"

The act of being interrupted in one’s work is likely to hurt performance not only on the interrupted activity but also, as indicated by the present studies, on the subsequent work activity. This paper calls for understanding the consequences of interruptions and fragmented time beyond their effects on only the interrupted task.“Why is it so hard to do my work? , Sophie Leroy

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.funkypenguin.co.nz/review/what-is-attention-residue-and-how-do-i-defeat-it/