Advice on surviving the constant onslaught of email and meetings will reappear fairly often here – getting distracted by your inbox causes loads of problems. Among them:
-More switching costs between bouts of insanity
-Less time for your personal life
Here’s a great, short blog post from the HBR about coping with email overload.
Oh, one exception to spending more time in your inbox is if you’re reading Product[x] posts – that’s time well spent.