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A Week Without Email on My Phone

Well, it’s Monday. I did it. A week without email or twitter access on my phone (the two things I check most compulsively). Nobody else said they were going to try it, but I took the plunge anyway. Here’s a few of my thoughts and consequences: Remember that sinking feeling that we got when I first …

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control your notifications

Signal to Noise On Friday we talked about how it is a misnomer to think that the urgent and the important cannot – or do not – coexist for all of us. I mentioned that the real problem was differentiating between the urgent and the noisy. “Noise” is a powerful word – and it’s different …

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