Suffering from chronic business email overload? Like many business executives, you probably receive about 50 to 70 emails a day which is one new email every six to nine minutes. What if you could reduce that to a more manageable number eg 40 to 50 and use the time for other more productive tasks? That is a common question posed in Smart Email Management workshops. Is it even possible?
The answer is yes. But to do so you must first identify who is causing the email overload. Heaven forbid, could it even be you through your leadership style and email behaviour?
Three quick and easy steps to enable you to identify the business email overload culprits.
Now you are in a position to reduce your business email overload. Five possible quick ways are outlined below. Which ones you choose depends on the outcomes from the review above..
Five ways to move forward and reduce business email overload immediately
Thus the key culprits causing email overload may not be solely the other senders. In part it might just be you, through your management style and over reliance on email. This is the part which is harder to change.
Do you want to create more time in the day by reducing email overload through techniques like these? Contact us now to discuss how our Smart Email Management workshops, coaching and webinars can help you and your colleagues.