4 Work Apps That Induce Stress Just By Looking At Them

November 15, 2020

If you’ve ever worked a white-collar job, then you know that there are some apps you dread getting notifications on because you know it means even more work than you currently have on your plate or something else equally soul-crushing. Apps like:

1) Slack

Few things are worse than getting a slack notification while you’re still battling the blues that come every Monday morning. You’ll just keep staring at the phone/computer, wondering if that day is the day you give up on society and go live in a forest.

2) Gmail

There’s a sinking feeling that comes with thinking you’re going to start the day/week on a fresh slate but waking up to 18 emails from insane coworkers or clients who couldn’t wait till the next day and just HAD to send an email at the fucking witching hour.

3) Excel

The real problem with this one is that 80% of the people who claimed to be proficient in it in their CVs lied. So their world collapses around them whenever they’re asked to do anything on it.

4) Airtable

It’s just complex for no damn reason. Effective but hella confusing.

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