Tag Archives: Email

Email guidelines for the world. [read. follow. pass them along.] | Alexandra Franzen

“What this means is that every email is an opportunity to be extraordinarily respectful. If you are going to use up a portion of someone’s minutes, use those minutes wisely, thoughtfully, and with purpose.”

Email guidelines for the world. [read. follow. pass them along.] | Alexandra Franzen.

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10 Unconventional Habits to Live Distraction-Less

“It is increasingly clear that distractions are not going away on their own. Instead, the responsibility is ours to live attentive, intentional lives in a world of distraction. This is a goal we must continue to seek.”

via 10 Unconventional Habits to Live Distraction-Less.

Taming the Emailstrom III: 15 Tips for Sending Emails

“Part III of a three-part series offers 15 tips for sending emails that focus on email creation and delivery. Part I provides 11 basic suggestions to control email, including setting a strong foundation, managing the flow of messages, and clearing your inbox. Part II provides another 11 tips for managing email throughout the day so people don’t feel like they’re drowning and can focus on more important activities.”

Taming the Emailstrom III: 15 Tips for Sending Emails

Taming the Emailstrom II: 11 Ways to Better Manage Incoming Emails

“In Part I: 11 Ways to Control Email, I discussed ways to get your inbox to a more manageable state. Depending on the steps you took after reading the previous post, hopefully you’ve decreased the number of emails coming in and maybe even gotten a handle on existing messages in your inbox. Now let’s talk about some strategies that will enable you to better manage incoming emails on a daily basis…”

Taming the Emailstrom II: 11 Ways to Better Manage Incoming Emails

Taming the Emailstrom, Part I: 11 Ways to Control Email

Written for anyone who feels overwhelmed by email, this series of posts outlines strategies to help you tame the email hydra. Part I offers suggestions to control email, Part II outlines ways to manage email throughout the day, and Part III offers suggestions for better email creation and delivery. You don’t need to implement all of the ideas but try a few and see if they don’t make your relationship with email a little less conflicted…or at least make you less likely to scream or cry at the thought of opening your inbox.”

Taming the Emailstrom, Part 1: 11 Ways to Control Email