Ever feel like you lose days, months or even years of your life to the abyss that is your inbox? Perhaps you could benefit from a change in perspective. Your email could be saving you time, and lots of it.
Cuban uses email instead of in-person meetings or phone calls for everything that he possibly can.
"No meetings or phone calls unless I'm picking up a check. Everything is email," says Cuban, in an interview with Arianna Huffington's newest media company, Thrive Global.
From his perspective, email is a productivity tool.
The next time you dread opening your inbox, consider looking at it the way the Great White Shark does: As a way to avoid time-consuming meetings and to protect your schedule.