How to Solve the Problem That Is Your Inbox

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Look at the emails in your inbox right now. I don’t have to see your inbox to know that you have a problem with email. We all have the same problem. Some large number of the emails that show up in your inbox each day are commitments that are being made for you without your … [Read more...]

My Three Favorite New Productivity Tools

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It is rare that I ever write about technological solutions here, but there are three tools that I am using that are absolutely worth your time. Sanebox (affiliate link): I still have an enormous problem with my email. Email literally pours into my account. At some point, someone … [Read more...]

How to Stop Living In Your Inbox

How to Stop Living In Your Inbox

Every couple months I get a phone call that goes something like this, "Did you get the email I sent you?" I respond by saying, "I don’t think so. When did you send it?" The sender responds by saying, "Just now." And with that statement, they reveal themselves. They are of the … [Read more...]

My Three Inboxes and Workflow

My Inbox

Those of us that are nerdy enough to write posts like this are really writing them for ourselves. But there are some voyeur-geeks out there that like to look at how other people work, especially when it comes to the digital tools other people use. There are also some people that … [Read more...]