The IORG Resource Center

AI and Our Fight Against Information Overload

Resource Author:  Ceecee Wong
Resource Date:  2019-05-06
Resource Name:  CDO Trends
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

A look at the role of AI in the future of corporate data management.

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AI in UC – Too Much Information?

Resource Author:  Rob Scott
Resource Date:  2019-05-22
Resource Name:  UC Today
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Pondering the impact of AI in our worklives.

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Your Anti-Work-from-Home Policy Is Costing You a Fortune

Resource Author:  Khiv Singh
Resource Date:  2019-05-02
Resource Name:  Your Anti-Work-from-Home Policy Is Costing You a Fortune
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

While telecommuting and work-from-home options continue to be adopted by a large and growing percentage of employers, several have moved to reverse the trend of work-at-home employment, forcing employees back into corporate offices.

Why do companies resist work from home?

Many employers struggle with it because managers are unable to discern the productivity level of remote workers. Understanding how to optimize employee effort and output (productivity) is essential, and a new breed of analytics solutions called “people analytics” enables organizations to observe overall work trends and productivity of employees—whether they are in the office or working remotely.

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Information Overload – interview in The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Resource Author:  Steve Paikin
Resource Date:  2015-12-11
Resource Name:  TVO
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Daniel Levitin discusses how to battle the data deluge as laid out in his book, “The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload.”

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How to Manage Email Overload — Get Organised in 21 Days

Resource Author:  vicky Webster and Martin Webster
Resource Date:  2019-05-01
Resource Name:  Leadership Thoughts
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Practical advice on getting in control of the Inbox.

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The problem with email overload

Resource Author:  Nilanjana Roy
Resource Date:  2017-05-02
Resource Name:  Financial Times
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

A philosophical look at email management strategies.

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5 Books For Reducing Email Overload

Resource Author:  Francesco D'Alessio
Resource Date:  2017-02-16
Resource Name:  Medium
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

The author lists his favorite books to help you combat email overload on a daily basis. These are all written by some of the leading productivity experts who’s managed to be at peace with their inbox.

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Information Overload: Why Our ‘Smartphones’ Aren’t Making Us Any Smarter

Resource Author:  Micah Hanks
Resource Date:  2018-07-21
Resource Name:  Mysterious Universe
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

This article looks at the many negative effects og overuse of smartphones.

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5 apps to limit email overload

Resource Author:  Glenn Rees
Resource Date:  2019-05-01
Resource Name:  INTHEBLACK
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Applications that help you deal with email overload.

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A third of Dutch workers suffer information overload

Resource Author:  Janene Pieters
Resource Date:  2019-04-11
Resource Name:  NLTimes
URL:   Link to Source Article or Site

Last year 28 percent of all employees in the Netherlands often or always received so much information in a working day that they had difficulty processing it quickly enough. In 2014 it was 25 percent, according to a study by Statistics Netherlands and TNO.

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