Unleash the Rain – July 19, 2016, Taming the Email BEAST! Blogging Live

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The content is broken down monthly along broadly thematic lines:

First Tuesday: SME’s on SME; Subject Matter Experts on Sales & Marketing Enablement
Second Tuesday: Keep Your Eye on the Ball; Why Operations Stuff is Important Even if it’s not Terribly Exciting
Third Tuesday: Geek Week! The Latest Tech Stuff, Gadgets and a Whole Lotta Productivity Porn
Fourth Tuesday: The Enlightened Entrepreneur: Keep your Sanity and Your Company/Job/Family/Life

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Taming the Email BEAST!

Today, at the top of the hour we’re going to discuss how to manage your email more effectively.

60: Discussing the ubiquity of email and how to get control – all productivity
70: If you are in a service business or support products, invest in a cloud based support ticketing system, like Zendesk, Zoho Support,
72: Create a “disposable” email address, like MyName2016@yahoo.com, and use that to sign up for services and products that aren’t core to your business.
76: Use Unroll.Me to bundle subscriptions and it will also help you unsubscribe from the lists to which you no longer want to be subscribed.
80: Many productivity experts advocate for “Inbox Zero” Setup a Zapier “Zap” to automatically copy emails to your To-Do list app, like Trello. Setup your Inbox
90: Use “mirroring” to make your email communication more effective
99: More and more email is getting open on mobile devices: http://www.emailmonday.com/mobile-email-usage-statistics
103: Contextual Email organization – Zoho Email and Zoho CRM SalesInbox

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