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It may seem counterintuitive to send more emails rather than less, but productivity expert Jason Womack says limiting emails to one topic each actually leads to faster responses. 

The reason, Womack explains, is that people tend to wait until they have all the answers to multiple questions before they respond to an email. So, when you need a quick reply, he advises, send a simple -- and limited -- email. 

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Edition: November 2016

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