15 Ways to Avoid E-Mail Overload
Practical Advice for Busy Professionals, courtesy of Providence College School of Continuing Education
It’s easy to become overwhelmed by e-mail. Skimming, sorting and responding to the constant stream of messages can become a time-suck and zap your productivity, leaving you less time to do the work that matters. (And maybe even keeping you at work longer, making it difficult to honor other priorities like family time, and for those who’ve gone back to school, study time and getting to class on time). Here are 15 ways to cut down on e-mail clutter so you can be more efficient and productive.