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The average worker spends an estimated 28% of the workweek managing emails and receives an average of 121 emails per day. For many of us, the thought of abandoning email seems about as likely as giving up the air we breathe. It’s necessary for survival. It’s necessary to maintain our everyday lives. But believe it or not, the days of communicating via email are numbered. The world of communication is shifting, and email is no longer…

Shortcuts get a bad rap. They imply sloppy work that values saving time over quality progress. However, there may be some places in your day where you’re allowing the “hard way” to be “the only way.” Three examples below talk through how to get what you need from clients, pitch what will win your C-level team’s approval and condense your compelling message without losing readers. Timewaster: Working without clear direction The client knows his budget…

This is the first in an ongoing series of posts aimed to provide you with useful insights to help you and your team be better marketers. We’ll be focusing on improving productivity and collaboration, and providing valuable insights to a whole range of content professionals including freelancers, agencies, and marketing teams of all sizes. In the 1970s, a big section of the American population thought Avocado Green and Harvest Gold were attractive colors when paired.…