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Nir Eyal on how to defeat distraction in an always-on world

Nir Eyal on how to defeat distraction in an always-on world

In this episode of the WorkLab podcast, renowned author and entrepreneur Nir Eyal shares his insights on how to combat distraction in a constantly connected world. As the author of the bestselling book Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products, Eyal has a deep understanding of human behavior and how to leverage it to build products. He now applies his expertise to help people stay focused and productive amid various distractions.

As a guest on the WorkLab podcast, Eyal's guidelines and tips are shared to help listeners identify and minimize distractions that hinder productivity. The podcast is the final episode of season 5 of WorkLab, a platform that engages top economists, researchers and technologists in conversations on how work is evolving and how to remain competitive in an ever-changing global economy.

For more insightful conversations and expert advice on work and productivity, be sure to subscribe to the WorkLab newsletter and explore other podcasts by Microsoft at news.microsoft.com/podcasts.

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