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Aug 28, 2014
Point for the PHB
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Aug 27, 2014
The word "Executive" in "Executive Attention Network" doesn't refer to a business management role, but rather the "higher mental functions" that sort and block extraneous information flowing toward the conscious. The overall control of cognitive functions.

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Aug 27, 2014
Being aware that there are other people in the room and paying attention to them are two entirely different things - if Dilbert wants to emphasize the former, he should put a screen across the front of his cubicle with the words "Go Away" on it...
Aug 27, 2014
To be fair, Dilbert's "social awareness" has never been his strongpoint.
Aug 27, 2014
Poor Dilbert, you should know that doesn't mean anything to a boss. Yes, there's a huge project you have to do, and it'd be nice to place all your focus on it, ignoring everyone and everything around you. But if the boss asks something, like he always does when you're charging 110% into your work, you have to stop everything and respond.
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