Keep Interruptions to Minimum
Despite sophisticated spam filters in place, the typical executive still receives 90 to 120 emails per day based on a variety of studies conducted in 2011. Most of those communiques –– 75% or more –– are considered spam or non-essential. Thus, within the course of a 10 hour time frame, from 8 a.m. in 6 p.m., professionals encounter seven to eight messages per hour that they need not have been exposed to at all.
Even if it only takes a few seconds to identify the irre...
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