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Taming The Email Beast

by admin No Comments July 2, 2013

By Paul Boag

In the 1950s, when consumer electronics such as vacuum cleaners and washing machines emerged, there was a belief that household chores would be done in a fraction of the time.

We know now it didn’t work out that way. Our definition of clean changed. Instead of wearing underwear for multiple days, we started using a fresh pair every day, and so the amount of washing required increased. In short, technology enabled us to do more, not less.

Our work environments have followed a similar …read more

Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2013/07/02/taming-email-beast/

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