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Jonathan Spira on The Think Tank with Garland Robinette
December 16, 2011 – 5:26 pm | No Comment
Jonathan Spira on The Think Tank with Garland Robinette

December 14, 2011
Jonathan Spira was interviewed by Garland Robinette for The Think Tank on WWL radio.
Listen to the full show here.

Jonathan Spira on CBC radio: No more internal e-mail for Atos, an IT firm
December 16, 2011 – 4:19 pm | No Comment
Jonathan Spira on CBC radio: No more internal e-mail for Atos, an IT firm

December 15, 2011

Jonathan Spira was interviewed on CBC radio’s The Current by Anna Maria Tremonti.  They discused the recent company-wide internal e-mail ban at the Atos IT firm.
Listen to the full interview here.

Jena McGregor: Company ban on email gives employees a break, and maybe a different type of headache
December 12, 2011 – 3:51 pm | No Comment
Jena McGregor: Company ban on email gives employees a break, and maybe a different type of headache

Jena McGregor of the Washington Post wrote the following on Dec. 12, 2011 in response to the Atos e-mail ban (previously covered on this site here)
I applaud Breton for trying to do something that streamlines his employee’s …

New York Times Room for Debate: Should Workplaces Curtail E-Mail?
December 6, 2011 – 4:46 pm | No Comment
New York Times Room for Debate: Should Workplaces Curtail E-Mail?

On December 5, 2011, the New York Times’ Room for Debate colunm tackled the issue of workplace bans on e-mail.
Nicholas Carr (author of The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our brains), William Powers …

Jonathan Spira in Baselinemag: Seven Steps to Lower Information Overload
December 6, 2011 – 4:30 pm | No Comment
Jonathan Spira in Baselinemag: Seven Steps to Lower Information Overload

How to keep yourself sane and functional in a world awash in data.
Jonathan Spira
Baselinemag.com
12/5/2011
There’s a lot being said about the problem of information overload, but not much being actually done about it. Information overload makes …

Sharon Ann Holgate: Conquering Information Overload
November 10, 2011 – 7:45 pm | No Comment
Sharon Ann Holgate: Conquering Information Overload

November 4, 2011
Sharon Ann Holgate, writing for ScienceCareers.org, writes the following:
Do you dread your e-mail inbox upon returning from vacation? Do piles of unread journals grow like an organism on your desk? Do you feel …

Jonathan Spira on the Brainstormin’ show with Bill Frank
November 7, 2011 – 4:58 pm | No Comment
Jonathan Spira on the Brainstormin’ show with Bill Frank

Jonathan spoke with Bill Frank on the Brainstormin’ show about Information Overload.
Listen to the full interview here.

Information Sanity: Happy Information Overload Awareness Day
October 20, 2011 – 7:49 pm | No Comment
Information Sanity: Happy Information Overload Awareness Day

Alex Charles at Xerox is joining us in observing Informatoin Overload Awareness Day, and posted these helpful resolutoins.
Full post here.

No more time in mail jail- According to the Information Awareness Day Study, the average knowledge …

Attensa: Take Action of Information Overload Awareness Day – October 20, 2011
October 19, 2011 – 5:26 pm | No Comment
Attensa: Take Action of Information Overload Awareness Day – October 20, 2011

Attensa is joining us in calling for knowledge workers to observe Information Overload Awareness Day on October 20, 2011 by sending 10% fewer e-mails.
Help us Lower the Overload.
Read the full article here.

The Effective Edge: Multi-Tasking & Information Overload: What is the real cost, and real opportunity for you?
October 18, 2011 – 4:35 pm | No Comment
The Effective Edge: Multi-Tasking & Information Overload: What is the real cost, and real opportunity for you?

Jonathan Spira spoke to Christina Randle at the Effective Edge recently about Information Overload.
Read the full article here.
Here are some of the strategies that they recommended for dealing with Information Overload and the presssure to …