What will you learn?

  • • Why multitasking ends your productivity
  • • The key skills for Deep Work
  • • Entering Deep Work mode
  • • Routines and rituals to enter Deep Work
  • • Releasing social networks

Who wrote the book?

Cal Newport is an associate professor of computer science at Georgetown University, a specialist in distributed algorithm theory. He already obtained his Ph.D. from MIT in 2009 and graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004. In addition to studying the theoretical underpinnings of our digital age as a teacher, Newport also writes about the impact of these technologies on the world of work. His most recent book, Deep Work (Grand Central, 2016), argues that the focus is the new I.Q. in the knowledge economy and that individuals who cultivate their ability to concentrate without distraction will thrive. In the publication, Deep Work became an instant Wall Street Journal bestseller and received rave reviews in the New York Times B... (Read more)