4 ways to send & receive far fewer emails (review of Cal Newport’s A World Without Email)

A world without email seems like an impossible, beautiful dream. But a world with far fewer emails? That’s doable and Cal Newport knows the way. The Georgetown University computer science professor has spent five years studying how email affects us at work. To no one’s surprise, it’s not a pretty picture. Research shows email makesContinue reading “4 ways to send & receive far fewer emails (review of Cal Newport’s A World Without Email)”

Six ways to send better emails (review of Nick Morgan’s Can You Hear Me?)

This review first ran in the Dec.8 edition of the Hamilton Spectator. Can You Hear Me? How to Connect With People in a Virtual World By Nick Morgan Harvard Business Review Presss $39 I take pride in having never put an emoji into a work email. Nick Morgan says it’s time to swallow my prideContinue reading “Six ways to send better emails (review of Nick Morgan’s Can You Hear Me?)”