Quiz – Are You Drowning in E-Mail?

In many of our workshops participants complete a balance check exercise estimating the amount of time they spend on technical (their team/organization’s core expertise), management (systems, processes, and administration), and leadership (dealing with customers and leading internal staff, peers, or bosses). For a more detailed look at our “performance triangle” click here .

In every session, at least 85% of participants conclude they need to spend more time on leadership. A large and rapidly growing reason for lost leadership time is the exponential increase in e-mail flooding inboxes and washing away hours of productivity. Like a bad B movie, the e-mail beast grows and grows.

So you need to ask yourself – “Am I drowning in e-mail?”

How true are the following statements: