Email Overload: Why Leaving Work Isn’t So Easy Anymore
Email is one of the most basic technology necessities, but we’re already past the point of diminishing return as a workforce. Some employees receive hundreds of emails every day. Samanage surveyed over 1,500 people working in a variety of industries and company sizes. What’s the impact of the modern email overload?
- 20% of respondents receive more than 100 emails per day
- 24.4% check emails in the middle of the night
- 55% prefer text communication over email
- 47.5% use advanced email settings to control, automate, or organize their email
However, there are technologies emerging that have the potential to change the way teams communicate and collaborate, perhaps bringing the breath of fresh air necessary to end complete reliance on email.
Download this report to discover four possible reasons work productivity is taking a dive thanks to email and what can be done to ease the burden of email on your employees.