Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton maintained a personal email account for state-related correspondence. When questioned as to why she made this choice, she cited ‘convenience’ – It was more convenient to maintain one device versus two; it was more ‘convenient’ to use the personal email address and server.
It’s 3:09 pm. Hungry, restless, maybe just done for the day, you’re in desperate need of a break from meetings, conference calls, you name it. So, you decide to check your email on your mobile device. That innocent need to keep your inbox under control is plagued by the thought of the time it will take not only to read the emails, but also to respond to, file, organize, or maybe just remember not to forget to do all the aforementioned when you’ve got more time. It’s a lot to think about.
February, it is the month when love fills the air and chocolate fills our stomachs. This February I am proclaiming my love of email. Now, I know what you are thinking as you roll your eyes, sigh out loud and are generally disgusted, how could anyone love their email?