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Some Musings About Email

Some musings about email

I have started to have a different mindset around dealing with email. While I originally tried to avoid as much as possible spending time in my mailbox, I’ve come to understand that replying messages is part of my job. It’s not part of the job description, but the actions are related to part of my job – for example, replying student emails can be considered a task related to my teaching.

While I still think boundaries around email are important, proper sorting is key, and anything that can be done to avoid unnecessary back and forth is great, I have given up the mental battle against it.

Here are the tweets I sent out in my musings recently:

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