What’s one of the first things you do in your day? Maybe it’s even the last thing you do before bed? Does “check email” ring a bell for you? As author, Kelsey Manning points out: “According to everything I’ve ever read on the subject, it’s just about the worst thing you can do for your productivity—and I was starting to feel like those articles were right.”
So what makes checking your email, especially first thing in the morning so bad for your productivity and general sense of focus for the rest of the day? Well according to Manning:
It makes sense—it’s hard to get your day on the right track when you start it with a livestream of what other people want from you.
Manning decided to test something out- not checking email until late morning/lunch time. How’d it go? Read the full Article written by Kelsey Manning, from themuse.com