Hey did you get my email?
No, When did you send it?
Just now. Did you get it yet?
Weird response I know. I could tell by the look on the guys face that it didn’t make any sense. You either got the email or you didn’t, how could you not know? If you received it then you likely saw the pop-up message or saw the alert on your phone, and if you didn’t then you must not have it yet. It’s a simple question.
But you see, I live in a very different world than you. Sure I use email constantly, and you can find me actively participating on Twitter, Facebook, and even Google+. I chat with my friends as much as anyone, and I read plenty of newsletters.
The difference is I choose when to do it. [Read more…]