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[…]

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[…]