How do you manage your emails? In this video from Google Tech Talks, Merlin Mann talks about why it’s crucial for our productivity that we have a system for managing our emails.
Tags: Productivity, UX design
People are living in their inbox: they leave it open all day long, it’s auto-checking all day, alerts pop-up every minute or so and email becomes the nexus for everything we do at work. People use it as a to-do list, a calendar and use it to determine what they need to get done today. That’s entering a world of pain, it’s not a system – it’s crazy!
— Merlin Mann