E-mail Systems to Find Time AND Find that Important E-mail When You Need It

Reading and responding to your e-mail takes up bigger and bigger chunks of your time. Have you noticed? It’s an ongoing challenge that adds to your stress and often cuts into your efficiency and effectiveness. Organization and time management can really help with this task. But too often, the upfront time involved looks like an insurmountable hurdle. Indeed,…

Inbox Productivity Hacks — Here are 5 Tips that Help

Does your inbox ever feel like your enemy? Does it feel relentless and demanding — a never-ending source of stress and overwhelm? It’s true that your stress level is often directly related to the number of e-mails in your inbox. And, at the same time, finding time to manage your e-mail isn’t always the top priority…

Phishing Scams: E-mails, Links, and Phone Calls That are Up to No Good

Phishing isn’t that benign summertime activity that you remember from childhood. No, indeed. Cyber criminals are getting better and better at fooling unsuspecting Internet users with a tactic called Phishing. Phishing is a scam aimed at obtaining financial or other confidential information from unsuspecting people. Typically, they do this by sending an e-mail that looks…

Time-Saving Tools for Gmail Users to Consider This Cyber Monday

“Time-saving” is always music to my ears. So, when I came upon these two time-saving tools I knew the next thing I’d want to do is share them both with you. As the title to this post suggests, both tools are for people who use Gmail. One helps you identify and make decisions about accounts…

Gmail Tips to Organize and Streamline Your Workflow

Gmail was launched a little more than 10 years ago and as of today boasts in the vicinity of 1 billion users (probably more than 1 billion as you read this). Are you one of them? If you are, then I think you’ll be interested in this collection of tips – some of which may be…

Post-Vacation Time-Saver — Or Don’t Let Your In-Box Scare You

The post-vacation blues — otherwise known as post-vacation overwhelm, might be a familiar feeling to you right about now. So, how do you manage? Well, for starters, don’t panic. Lots of folks re in the same boat. So patience, and a good helping of compassion, will go a long way toward helping you through this…

Boomerang Respondable – Some E-Mail Magic for You!

Boomerang is a handy e-mail app that we’ve written about in the past here. It’s a tool that works well with Gmail and with Outlook. Mostly we use it when we want to send a reply to an  e-mail at a later time or date. There are free and paid versions of this e-mail app, and we’ve…