Search Results for: mail

Why I deleted your email

I think everyone can probably agree that email has gotten kinda out of hand, right? I mean, how many emails did you get today? Me, I got a few hundred, and that’s after the spam filters. Between personal email, business email, and several client email accounts, 150-500 emails per day is pretty normal for me. […]

Read More →
Virtual Mail: updated for 2015

Ten years ago, I started using a virtual mail service for my snailmail. Back then it was something I had to explain to people constantly –it just blew their minds and broke their systems all too often. Luckily, it’s not such a big deal anymore. There are more providers today than ever before, and even though […]

Read More →
More on moron-proof email

I got a few questions on from last week’s post about the 5 things you can do with email. So here are some extra bonus email management answers, tips, and resources from yours truly. Folders Yes, I too used to have an intricate storage system for every email and struggle over where best to store […]

Read More →
Email success ≤ 5

My email system is so much simpler now, I forget about it until I hear people struggling with what to do with that mounting mountain of amorphous stuff in their inbox. I’d like to remind you that you really only have five things you could possibly do with any email after you read/skim it. They are: […]

Read More →
“Where does your mail go?” part 4: The Mail You Want

Okay, I’ve covered how to get mail virtually, when not to, and how to cut your mail volume by more than 80%. Now it’s finally time to look at dealing with the mail that is actually important, and what to do once it arrives in your virtual mailbox. Checks If someone sends you a check, […]

Read More →