There are many salespeople approaching my account by sending automated emails. To gain back my productivity and remove this hassle, I did the following hack:

  1. Add a unique character to your personal name, for example, Emoji.
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Add unique character

2. Create a filter in your email client that automatically deletes those emails.

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Create automatic filter that removes SPAM emails

3. Enjoy your productivity, by skipping useless sales SPAM

Note: this solution will work until salespeople will use some Machine Learning to recognize correct names.

Asking the right questions during the interview provides not only useful information about your candidate but also makes a positive impact on your company hiring process.

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Sharing a list of great questions to ask your candidates:

  1. What a fantastic day at work looks like?

Email is a very time-consuming communication channel that we all have to use. It is easy to feel overwhelmed with a constant need for answering emails.

“Your Email inbox is a to-do list created by other people.”

I am an Inbox-Zero freak since 2010. But I used to spend 1–2 hours a day, checking and answering emails and cleaning up my Inbox.
There are many articles and talks on how to achieve Inbox-Zero, like https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9UjeTMb3Yk or

During those years, I found or developed various techniques to reduce this time by almost 70%. …


David Paluy

Making a positive impact

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