I'm terrible at multi-tasking: I like to, um, "uni-task?" Turns out, it's probably the right thing to do according to Harvard Business Review blogger Peter Bregman, in his article, "How (and Why) to Stop Multi-Tasking." My favorite line from his article:
We don't actually multitask. We switch-task, rapidly shifting from one thing to another, interrupting ourselves unproductively, and losing time in the process.