I ran across this story. How This Company Is Trying To Eradicate Email. It got me thinking about zeroing out our inboxes and reducing time spent on email.
Could you imagine, clearing out your inbox daily like the mailbox in your driveway!?! Earning some special Zero Badge.
We can all agree with this statement from the article….
… 10 percent of the 200 messages … received on an average day were useful, and that 18 percent were spam. Managers spent between five and 20 hours a week reading and writing emails.
In saying all this, I wanted to share how I have implemented Merlin Mann’s Inbox Zero over the last year by following these simple rules:
By doing this, I have limited the time I use to monitor email and be more organized within the work day.