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This is the latest news and information for workers and managers from across the Web universe, brought to you by Monday Morning Manager writer Harvey Schachter. Follow us on Twitter @Globe_Careers or join our Linked In group.

Disable the "reply all" button on your corporate e-mail system, advises information overload expert Nathan Zeldes. You don't want to completely ban replying to everyone but it shouldn't be easy. So provide a less-accessible menu button or let people resort to cutting and pasting all the addresses. Nathan Zeldes Newsletter

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Tech observer Nicholas Carr suggests a hierarchy of innovation exists that parallels Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs: Societal progress starts with technologies of survival and moves on to technologies of social organization, prosperity, leisure, and the self. Today, innovation occurs at all levels but rewards are greatest at the pinnacle of self. Rough Type Blog

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Put vital information on first screen

Page fold still matters online, even as we become more used to scrolling with mobiles. Researcher Amy Schaude suggests an 84-per-cent difference between the attention given information above and below the first screen, or fold. Put your key information high and give reasons to scroll lower. Nielsen Norman Group

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column, Balance. E-mail harvey@harveyschachter.com

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