Monday Night Owls - 14 January 2019 - A different way to prevent email overload
We read an article about an interesting way to prevent email overload - asking people to pay to email you!
Vocabulary Top 10:
novel - new and different from what has been known before
sap - to use up the supply of (something, such as a person's courage, energy, strength, etc.)
turn-around time - the time it takes someone to receive, deal with, and return something
insidious - causing harm in a way that is gradual or not easily noticed
dash off - to write (something) in a very quick and hurried way
archetypal - a perfect example of something
hefty - large and heavy
cringe - to feel disgust or embarrassment and often to show this feeling by a movement of your face or body
disdain - a feeling of strong dislike or disapproval of someone or something you think does not deserve respect
cluttered - a crowded or disordered collection of things
Do you think this is a useful technique to reduce the number of emails you receive? What other techniques do you use?
What would you do if you had to pay to send someone an email?