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Why Inbox Zero is Ruining Our Lives (Better Email Habits That Will Help You Save Time And Money)

A better way to manage your inbox

Thomas Oppong
Mar 6, 2019 · 7 min read

Understand the psychology of email

Email delivers important news, work and project updates, encouragement and fun notes from friends and family. It also delivers confirmation of purchase and even discounts that may save us money.

Treat emails like appointments with yourself

Check your emails on purpose.

Cut back on email push notifications

Turn off email notifications.

Pause emails to minimise distractions

“Inbox (1)” can be very distracting!

Create an email hierarchy

Filters + folders change everything.

Closing thoughts

You don’t have to be stressed by your inbox.

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