If you called in early 2016, please call again.
We experienced a problem with calls disappearing
from our answering service.
Collect things by category (regardless of priority or importance) in a desktop in box, email folder, on the floor, etc. Then you can process them as more of a single entity, instead of a multi-tasking effort.
This technique promotes the working memory of executive brain function too (encoding, filing, storage and retrieval).
Inspired by "Attention" - December 2002