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hi-ferrari119384354-8colThis week, Ferrari—that’s right, the car-maker—issued a directive to its employees to stop emailing so much and start talking to each other.

“From now on, each Ferrari employee will only be able to send the same email to three people in-house,” a statement on the company’s website said.

The target is “injudicious sending of emails with dozens of recipients often on subjects of no relevance to most.”

You know the emails. You’re part of a meeting and after the meeting, every little action or comment on the subject (even though you have on interest in it at all) is copied to you.

Or the colleagues of yours that can’t seem to get to the point – with emails that take a triple read – to Read More …