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Arianna Huffington and My Forced Digital Detox

Barbara Biziou | Posted 07.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Barbara Biziou

It's amazing how creative you get without relying on your phone. Yes, there were times when I felt a moment's panic. Looking back over this time, I realize that I actually experienced and enjoyed JOMO (joy of missing out).

Email Etiquette: Should You Reply to My Email?

Bruce Mayhew | Posted 07.02.2014 | Business
Bruce Mayhew

This email etiquette question boils down to, 'Are people supposed to respond to every email, even if it's only to say yes, no or thank you?'

Don't Block Your Executive Presence on Email

David Peck | Posted 06.30.2014 | Business
David Peck

Building executive presence (EP) is a hot topic from cubicle to corner office. A dash of swagger and reading the room when face to face are crucial; but how do you demonstrate EP on email?

Why I'm Going On A Smartphone Cleanse This Month

Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weingus

Like most people of my generation, I feel the need to be connected 24/7. But texting, social media and incessantly checking my email give me the opposite of what I'm craving.

The Smarter Way To Check Your Email

Fast Company | Laura Vanderkam | Posted 04.30.2014 | World

I wrote recently about the futility of trying to reach inbox zero. Since email expands to fill the available space, the best approach is to plan in im...

Why Our 24/7 Connected Society Is Driving Us Farther Apart

Susan Steinbrecher | Posted 06.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Susan Steinbrecher

Part of self-care is, of course, relieving the burden of stress. So give it a try and unplug. Your health may reward you handsomely, and, you just may discover an added benefit -- more of that rare and precious gift the French refer to as "joie de vivre."

Is Email Making You Stressed?

Frances Booth | Posted 06.28.2014 | Women
Frances Booth

Close your inbox for a moment and step back. Ask yourself just how healthy your relationship with email is... and if it is causing you stress or strain, what can you do to improve this?

E-Mail: Self-Imposing a Delay

Joel Cohen | Posted 06.22.2014 | Crime
Joel Cohen

The stupid things we say in person, or even by phone, are far worse when viewed in print -- indelible, encryptable print. Yet, people can't refrain from the ease of email or texting.

Google Explains Exactly How It Reads All Your Email

Reuters | Alexei Oreskovic | Posted 06.15.2014 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc updated its terms of service on Monday, informing users that their incoming an...

Are Key Influencers Ignoring Your Emails? Here's What You Need to Do

Syed Balkhi | Posted 06.09.2014 | Business
Syed Balkhi

To stand out, your email needs to be quick to read, understand and answer. (And that doesn't just go for emails to influencers. You can use these tips for every email you send.)

My 10 Commandments of Screen Time and Technology Use

Cate Pane | Posted 06.07.2014 | Parents
Cate Pane

Thou shall not bear false witness about the amount of screen time in thy family life. Thou shall not relax technology use guidelines when thou art weary.

How to Build a Killer Email Marketing List for Your Business

Jonathan Long | Posted 06.02.2014 | Business
Jonathan Long

As your list grows and you continue to nurture it, the possibility of subscribers that turn into repeat purchasers increases as well.

Gmail's 'Shelfie' Prank Mocks Selfie-Obsessed Culture

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology

It's not even April Fools' Day yet, and already Google has released multiple pranks. In addition to a Google Maps-based Pokémon challenge, the co...

Stop Building Lists, Start Building Relationships

Hilary A. Doe | Posted 05.27.2014 | Technology
Hilary A. Doe

Stop building lists and start building relationships -- you'll create strong communities and movements in the process.

Some Things I Never Thought I'd Say

Marion Winik | Posted 05.27.2014 | Fifty
Marion Winik

I left the message in the "Drafts" folder and within a day or two, found I felt absolutely no need to reply to the email. All that steam had evaporated; I didn't care.

9 Tips That Helped Me Beat My iPhone Addiction

Dana Mark | Posted 05.26.2014 | Parents
Dana Mark

When I'm checking my phone or emailing on my computer, I know I'm not at my best as a mom. I kind of hear the kids' voices clamoring for my attention as I focus on the task at hand (or at fingertip), but not really. I know I tell them to "hold on," and I don't always say it so nicely.

The Boy Who Invented Email

One World with Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.24.2014 | Technology
One World with Deepak Chopra

Most 14 year old boys find themselves interested just in sports, school dances and making it through high school.  Shiva Ayyadurai was no ordinary 14...

10 Email Tricks to Land a Job Interview

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 05.19.2014 | Business
Susan P. Joyce

Email is often how we first interact with an employer, so doing it right is critical to success. The way you communicate in your job search provides "work samples" for the employer, and demonstrates your ability to communicate well (or not).

The Simultaneous Present

Marissa Lepor | Posted 05.18.2014 | Media
Marissa Lepor

So why do we spend so much time capturing and sharing moments if they prevent us from actually living in them? Maybe it's not just about stopping and smelling the roses; maybe it's about sharing a moment with that rose and truly appreciating it.

Why Nobody Replied to Your Email

Ian Altman | Posted 05.11.2014 | Business
Ian Altman

They asked you to send them more information. You sent them a compelling document after you returned to the office. But, that was four days ago... and they still have not returned the email. What happened?

DOCUMENTARY: How One Email Changed One Guy's Life... Forever

Tony Potts | Posted 03.07.2014 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

For anyone who has been adopted, adopted or had friends and family who were adopted, this film is incredibly resonant.

All Forms of Communication Have Collapsed

Lori Day | Posted 05.05.2014 | Media
Lori Day

When your work depends on communication with other human beings, like mine does, this is the worst problem ever. Try to think of a worse problem if you want, but you can't.

Mardi Gras and Multitasking: More in Common Than It Seems

David Ropeik | Posted 05.04.2014 | Healthy Living
David Ropeik

We ought to worry what the constant cognitive Mardi Gras of our über-connected/multitasking existence is doing to our social and intellectual health, to our decision making, and even literally to our safety.

What Can Happen When You Mindfully and Compassionately Send Criticism or When You Don't

Whitney Hess | Posted 05.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Whitney Hess

I wrote an email yesterday that I didn't want to have to write. After three weeks of back and forth with someone I hoped to hire for a project, her mo...

5 Rules of Email Etiquette

Her Campus | Posted 04.28.2014 | College
Her Campus

You may be surprised to find out that our generation actually isn't the leader in email expertise. With the rise of rapid communication through texting and social media, it's super easy to not think twice about important emailing rules and nuances.