When a player is on the football field in a game, he isn’t sending instant messages, checking his email, or taking phone calls. He’s concentrating on the task at hand: playing football.
Yet when those of us in the corporate world take our proverbial football field (i.e. sit down to do work), we have more distractions than those listed above. If you want to perform at your best in football game of life, put the multi-tasking aside and run your corporate “half-back option” to glory.