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Set Urgency-Based Rules To Streamline How People Get In Touch

Inundated with calls, texts, IMs and emails, entrepreneur Cyrus Stoller has set up rules for communicating with him, based on how urgently you need him to respond. It’s a trick that might serve everyone well for people you communicate with regularly.

Does Your Phone Auto-Check Email?

Does Your Phone Auto-Check Email?

Productivity consultant Jared Goralnick offers ten reasons why your phone shouldn’t automatically notify you the moment you receive a new email message—like protecting your sanity, for one. Some phone email clients (like