Have you heard of these things called “Life Hacks?”
In short, they are small tips to help you live a little easier. These are actions and practices that work for some people, and maybe they will work for you.
This [LifeHack] segment is for anyone dealing with a daily barrage of Emails. Below, I’ve laid out the best organization trick I’ve ever learned for something that seems to be a problem everywhere: The clusterf**k that is the average Email Inbox.
This is something I was horrible about efficiently organizing, for a long time. After trying many different systems, I found a simple solution that seems to work in most industries.
3) Waiting/Pending: Emails that have been requested or responded to, and await a response or completion from someone else.
4)Done: Anything that is fully complete, goes here. Delete/archive these messages daily.