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  • Information Coping Skills Managing Information Overload Beth Kanter, Visiting Scholar Packard Foundation http://www.flickr.com/photos/telstar/43843015/
  • Defining Information Overload
  • http://flickr.com/photos/will-lion/2469444622/
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/cassidy/1847735009/
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/kendiala/29482743/
  • Use a few tricks and tools http://flickr.com/photos/eoino/506778/
  • Take the Quiz: How Information Overloaded Are You?
  • How does information overload make you feel? What causes your information overload? What works or what doesn't in managing your information overload?
  • Know when to turn the damn computer off and take a walk
  • It’s okay that you’ll never be “caught up”
  • Don’t Live at the Post Office
  • Process/Task List Longer five minutes Reply Follow Up Schedule Process/ Do Now Forward Delegate Archive Folder Filter/Rules Junk Delete Don’t Need it later Unsubscribe Don’t Read Every Word, Scan and Triage First
  • Give a hoot, don’t email pollute
  • 1. Reply all is usually a bad idea. 
 2. If you’re cc’d, there’s no need to reply.
 3. A short, thoughtful email gets a quicker response. Long emails are read last.
 4. Thank you. Always lovely. Sometimes not necessary.
  • If email threads are multiplying faster than rabbits ….
  • Old way to share links … Beth Kanter, Beth’s Blog http://beth.typepad.com
  • New Way To Share Links