Practice Inbox Zero Now, You’ll Thank Yourself Later
During my day I see my supervisors and advisors go through tons of emails. And from what I hear it’s getting to be the same way for people in other professions as well. While I don’t necessarily have a lot of email to go through, it’s still nice to be able to clean out my daily mail with inbox zero. Inbox Zero is concept that was developed by Merlin Mann of 43Folders fame. The goal is to get you inbox to have nothing in it by having actions that get rid of messages. Here is his explanation of this at Google’s Tech Talks in the summer of 2007.