At a Chicago-area market research firm, an overzealous office manager has become an office joke to Dan, a 33-year-old analyst, and his co-workers.
"She sends e-mails out with 'Clean out the fridge,' or 'The dishwasher is broken,'" Dan says.
The problem is every one of the e-mails is flagged as urgent, has 40-point bold, red font and is in all caps.
"A lot of people just have them automatically go to [their] trash can," Dan says. "They're more annoying than they are helpful. … If the...Full Story