Do you know how many emails you get in a day? I get about 185, on average. This is madness.
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These emails have, from what I’ve seen, routinely come “from” a boss, supervisor, or family member’s name. They usually start with an innocuous “Do you have a moment for a call?” or “Do you have a minute?”
If you know me you know why this book kept my attention: it talks about eliminating things that are bad, becoming focused, and Theodore Roosevelt. If it had a James Bond reference and came with a glass of iced tea Cal would have renamed it “The Justin Harter Starter Pack”.
New rules for email productivity.
People are tired of these tactics. They don’t care about you, because they have laundry and kids with homework and dinner to prepare and a book they want to read and work to do.
While it’s better than nothing, Constant Contact really bothers the bees in my bonnet, especially when used by nonprofit groups trying to save money.