Description: Internal emails can help teams communicate and accomplish key functions each day but more often than not they act as a distraction.
Date: October 25, 2012
“All internal e-mail is forbidden for the next week,” I announced to my staff. I wish I could say I stated it boldly, chest puffed out and chin held high. Instead, I whispered it in a cowardly manner from behind the conference table as my team’s strenuous objections hurtled at me full force. Read Rest of Story
Questions for discussion:
1. What did the chief executive in this article realize when the flurry of internal emails subsided?
2. Explain two things that email is useful for.