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Overcoming Our Work E-Mail Addiction: My Interview with Vicki Salemi

Phil Simon | Posted 06.27.2016 | Business
Phil Simon

If you feel the constant pull of electronic leashes at work, you're not alone. It turns out that many people are in the same boat while on the clock-...

How To Recover From Email Overload

AJ Agrawal | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
Read More: Email, Business News
AJ Agrawal

Email overload is a serious problem. Executives and employees alike spend a huge amount of their day wasting time on pointless group chats and navigat...

Please Take Me Off Your List, Petco

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.19.2016 | Business
Christopher Elliott

Try as hard as she might, Michelle Blanchard can't get off Petco's email list. What will it take to get the company to stop contacting her? Question: ...

5 Email Mistakes That Even Experienced Executives Make

Anna Johansson | Posted 06.14.2016 | Business
Read More: Email, Business News
Anna Johansson

There's a popular maxim that goes: "With great power comes great responsibility." And though it may be applied to a variety of situations, it can certainly be applied to email. Whether you've recognized this or not, email is an incredibly powerful tool that can be used either to advance or to restrict your career.

When a Stranger Doesn't Call

Francis Levy | Posted 06.14.2016 | Arts
Francis Levy

What to do about those unanswered texts and e mails? It used to be phone calls, but voice communication is going the way of cursive writing. The probl...

10 Things to Keep in Mind When Emailing for Business

Brenda Della Casa | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
Brenda Della Casa

Gone are the days of the telephone call. In today's world, text and email are our main methods of communication which means, if we want to have an edge, we need to take its benefits and setbacks into consideration.

Who Really Cares About Hillary's Email?

Cynthia Dill | Posted 05.29.2016 | Politics
Cynthia Dill

Let's get this straight: The bureaucrats "in charge" of security knew Clinton was using a private email server since 2001 -- and they sent her email regularly to it between 2009 and 2013 -- but they wouldn't have given her permission to do that?

Server problems

Tom Falco | Posted 05.26.2016 | Comedy
Tom Falco

Poor Hillary Clinton and her server problems. It's getting bad....

Ask Martians Anything: Send a Message to 'Space'

Sheyna E. Gifford, MD, MA, MS | Posted 05.26.2016 | Science
Sheyna E. Gifford, MD, MA, MS

Irrespective of our Red-Planet status, the "Ask Me Anything" light is green. A Reddit user submitted a request addressed to "someone on the HI-SEAS IV crew", which our Earthside mission control passed onto us.

WATCH: Why Democrats Should Care About Hillary Clinton's E-mail Scandal

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

In a TMFS rant, we break down the State Department report and discuss why Democrats should care about Hillary Clinton's email scandal....

Dealing with Impossible Clients: What to Do When a Client Is Misinformed and Unwilling to Listen to Good Advice

Gini Graham Scott | Posted 05.25.2016 | Business
Gini Graham Scott

What should you do if you encounter a client who is misinformed and unwilling to listen to good advice? Worse, what if your efforts to advise the client result in the client becoming even more stuck in his or her position and angry about even discussing what's wrong?

The 7 Best Email Add-Ons For Your Startup

AJ Agrawal | Posted 05.20.2016 | Business
AJ Agrawal

Add-ons, apps, and everything else are great for busy entrepreneurs. Productivity is all about the strategy, and so installing specialized email apps ...

High Performing CMO's Outpace Direct Competitors by 96X

Vala Afshar | Posted 05.19.2016 | Business
Vala Afshar

New marketing research from Salesforce shows that high performing marketing organizations are 96X more likely to rate the performance of their busines...

Why Email Didn't Die

Anne Gherini | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
Anne Gherini

It is hard to predict how email will evolve in the next 5 years, yet it is far more likely to adapt and evolve then die the quick death as predicted in the past. Email remains an effective communication and distribution channel that brands should continue to seek out if they want to connect to their costumers.

Yes, Bernie Sanders Will Win the Contested Democratic Convention

H. A. Goodman | Posted 05.11.2016 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Bernie Sanders is ready for a contested Democratic convention, especially with the 1,430 pledged delegates that nobody at FiveThirtyEight, The Washington Post, or The New York Times imagined he'd have at this point. The same people who predicted Sanders would be done by March, are also the same people telling you Vermont's Senator can't win on July 25, 2016.

Bad News, Language Pedants: Poll Shows Most People Are Cool With Improper Grammar

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 05.10.2016 | Arts

Most people don’t mind it if you use so-called improper grammar in text messages and emails, a new YouGov poll conducted with The Huffington Post sh...

What digital lessons can we learn from the campaign season?

Laura Packard | Posted 05.09.2016 | Impact
Laura Packard

There are several specific bipartisan awards given out to political campaigns every year for their best-in-the-country digital efforts. What campaigns...

Stop Answering Emails All Day - It May Improve Your Life

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 05.09.2016 | Business
Matt Sweetwood

I am an email monster. I mean, I am really serious about how I use email. I was an early adopter with AOL in the mid-90s as well as, Lycos, Yahoo and ...

Email Etiquette -- Time to Review Yours?

Linda Coles | Posted 05.02.2016 | Technology
Linda Coles

If like most folks you have been using it for some time, you've probably never thought about changing anything you do, it's just email, right? Wrong.

Obviating the Danger of the BCC

Joel Cohen | Posted 04.27.2016 | Crime
Joel Cohen

When you send someone an email, more likely than not, you intend the email to be for the recipient alone. You don't routinely add language: "do not forward this email; for your eyes only." You send the email - the privacy aspect is, we all believe, understood.

How to Manage Your Inbox to Reduce Stress

Kirsi Bhasin | Posted 04.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Kirsi Bhasin

One person on average gets 122 work-related emails a day and that may be a very conservative number for some. Checking email constantly throughout the day is a proven source of stress. So how do you manage your email and reduce stress?

Social Media and Email: The Lost Art of Communication and Conversation

Sue Scheff | Posted 04.21.2016 | Parents
Sue Scheff

I'll be the first one to say how much our lives have flourished with digital technology and social media. Businesses are marketed in ways they never could have been before. Email alone has had an incredible impact on the way we communicate. However, what happens when the message gets lost in the electronic communication and people don't want to connect the old-fashion way?

The Right Way To Get Angry At Work

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 04.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

Not all anger is created equal. Some types of anger -- particularly "moral anger," a concept we delineate in a recent paper published in the Journal of Organizational Behavior -- may be crucial to the health of our institutions.

Here's How to Clean Up Your Gmail Inbox

Wired | Posted 04.20.2016 | Technology

By Gordon Gottsegen for WIRED. (Getty Images) MARKING AN EMAIL AS "Read" doesn't mean it's gone. It's still sitting there, taking up precious stor...

Will Chat Bots Become Your New Best Friend?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Here in 2016, great content alone is simply not enough. The combination of an authentic, relatable voice and conversations with your audience are poss...