Workplace interruptions are not new. In todayâ€™s world, however, there are more ways to stop somebodyâ€™s thought flow than ever before. Besides the casual popping by your desk or workspace, interrupters IM, e-mail, text, and call you, almost simultaneously at times. Letâ€™s admit it, weâ€™ve all been the interrupters, as well as the interrupted. When someone is deep in thoughts, her or his concentration and mental energy need to go toward the task at hand.