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Demystifying Email Inbox Zero

On February 26, 2014, we discussed on #ProdChat, the topic: Demystifying Email Inbox Zero. Here are the discussion questions, articles and other notes that I found, noted or wrote in the process of preparing for the tweetchat. Please add any other resources or links you think would help!

Here are the discussion questions:

Q1: CONFESSION TIME: HOW OFTEN DO YOU REALLY HAVE ZERO EMAILS IN YOUR INBOX WEEKLY? #prodchat

Q2: WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS (TANGIBLE OR OTHERWISE) OF INBOX ZERO? #prodchat

Q3: WHAT ARE SOME OF THE DRAWBACKS OF TRYING OR MAINTAINING INBOX ZERO? #prodchat

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Q4: HOW DO YOU SYSTEMATICALLY EVALUATE AND MAINTAIN YOUR EMAIL INBOX? #prodchat http://goo.gl/uXBtlR

Q5: WHAT ARE STRATEGIES TO REDUCE EMAIL OVERLOAD THAT COMPETES WITH INBOX ZERO? #prodchat

Q6: WHAT ARE *OTHER* EMAIL STRATEGIES THAT HELP YOU MANAGE EMAIL BETTER? #prodchat

I have placed an asterisk next to the resources I found especially helpful.

These are additional random thoughts and questions that came up in the process of writing the discussion questions:

  • DO YOU BELIEVE THAT INBOX ZERO IS A MYTH, OR SOMEHOW UNATTAINABLE FOR YOU? WHY, OR WHY NOT?

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