I have never been great with keeping my inbox clean, both when I had work e-mail and personal e-mail.
I have made attempts on cleaning up the personal e-mail before. And I am back at it.
The past few weeks I have been tackling my inbox and sent items. Over a three day period I deleted more than 3,000 unread e-mails.
Even though I am terrible at it I think it is a good idea to maintain a clean and organized (folders are a good idea) e-mail inbox.
Sometimes I feel overwhelmed at my growing inbox. But as I wittle it down it feels good and healthy.
The other day I had to take a break because my hand was cramping up. But I’m so close. All unread e-mails were taken care of earlier this week. And there were around 4,000 of those …
Then the inbox itself. There were so many e-mails that I didn’t need to keep, so why was I? In my great clean up I accidentally deleted an e-mail with an awesome garlic noodle recipe. But Alicia has already re-emailed it to me and it is now safely saved in a folder. Thanks, Alicia!
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