40% of office workers spend 0.5-3 hours reading poorly written e-mail

40% of office workers spend 0.5-3 hours reading poorly written e-mail

Summary: Information Mapping claims that 80% of those surveyed deem email writing skills are extremely or very important to the effectiveness of doing their jobs. 65% of the respondents spend from 1-3 hours per day reading and writing emails, with 40% "wasting" 30 minutes to 3 hours reading "ineffectively" written emails.

SHARE:
TOPICS: IT Employment
2

Information Mapping claims that 80% of those surveyed deem email writing skills are extremely or very important to the effectiveness of doing their jobs. 65% of the respondents spend from 1-3 hours per day reading and writing emails, with 40% "wasting" 30 minutes to 3 hours reading "ineffectively" written emails.

Topic: IT Employment

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Talkback

2 comments
Log in or register to join the discussion
  • Your Title is Wrong

    The article mentions that 40% of respondents wast 1/2 to 3 hours reading 'ineffectively' written emails, but your title states 65%. Ooops.
    mousky1967
    • Oops

      You're right, that's what I get for posting at midnight hour.
      prostoalex