Email Overload Redux

I commented on 612 ABC Brisbane Drive radio about email overload in a segment titled Email: Do you love it or loathe it? I once again argued that the reason we are in a state of email overload is that we are using email for too many tasks instead of fitting the tool to the task. […]

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Managing email: Use the right tool for the task

I commented in the Sydney Morning Herald about email overload. The article was also republished by Polar Sky Consulting. “It’s using the right tools for the task – that’s the problem,” Dr Rintel said. “Email is used because it’s convenient and everyone’s got it, so it’s the lowest common denominator, but there’s so many more tools […]

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Instant links alter world in every way

I commented in The Courier Mail about the general interactional effects of communication technologies on society. Schefe, Y. (2011, July 23-24). Instant links alter world in every way. The Courier Mail, Headstart pp. 63-64. Interaction Dr Sean Rintel, a lecturer in communication technology at the University of Queensland who specialises in computer-mediated communication, says the key difference […]

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