11 Tips to Manage your Email more Effectively

  1. Process your email once per day [don’t check it 5,000 times per day, nothing major is going to happen].
  2. Use the 20/80 method – Prioritize 20% and Defer 80%.
  3. Have a Reply by blah blah Day Folder. [put reminders in your calendar things don’t fall through the cracks]
  4. You don’t need to respond to every email.
  5. Create Templates for those repetitive emails that you send.
  6. Read the emails that are relevant [Organize them into folders, read when you absolutely need to].
  7. Structure your email by categories [use folders/labels and hierarchy structure to your benefit.
  8. Use filters
  9. Use the 1-minute rule when replying
  10. Limit the time you spend in your inbox
  11. Be Ruthless – Unsubscribe from the email you don’t read.

I hope you find these tips helpful!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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