Random ideas for managing e-mail better

6 Sep

Delete more messages, more often. There’s a lot of stuff that I don’t really need to know, and absolutely don’t need to act on.

I only need to archive the final message in a thread.

As Brian Oberkirch suggests, make “no” the default answer to requests.

At work, create a “WFH” subject line filter in Outlook that drops those messages into a separate folder. I almost never need to know that one of my colleagues is working from home.

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