Amid all of the noise on social media, some messages are just more important than others. Creating an inbox, complete with filtering and priority alerts, enables users to elevate messages from their most important contacts - their customers, leads, or influencers.
Handle launched its productivity application today which helps you organize your inbox, prioritize tasks, and get things done as efficiently as possible.
Menlo Ventures partner Shawn Carolan searched for over five years to find an investment tackling the problem of email overload. Carolan, who led investments in Apple-acquired Siri among others, personally faced his own productivity challenges,...Show More Summary
Priority Inbox is one of Gmail's best unsung features. It's amazing at curing email overload, but if you don't give it a chance to learn, all it'll do is muck up your inbox. Here's how to get it working properly. More »
Guest Post It will require a substantial shift in your thinking about email, but this rule will change your life: don’t make clearing your Inbox your top priority.
Inbox zero, spam filters, priority inboxes; we use countless tricks to manage email, but for many it's a never ending cycle of stress. The BBC suggests it's just as much a psychological problem as it is a technical one. More »
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In enterprise software, interconnectivity is the currency of the moment. Intelligent email filtering system SaneBox introduced a Salesforce.com integration today that makes messages from Salesforce leads and contacts a top priority in a user's inbox. In other words, salespeople can now filter their inbox according to income potential. Continue reading ?
I’m a Gmail lab rat. I deploy every new feature at least once. I live and breathe Priority Inbox. I color-code emails from various accounts. And I aggressively star every conversation I need to follow up on. But it doesn’t really work. Show More Summary
unching its public beta in the fall of last year, 300milligrams (also known as "300.mg,") set out to build a "priority inbox for team conversations." The startup was one of the 34 teams in 500 Startups' Fall 2011 batch, and, after graduating...Show More Summary
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Originally posted 2010-09-03 07:00:00. I am sure getting overwhelmed by email everyday is the norm these days. I am no different. But, with Gmail and its filters and labels and stars and zillion cool labs features, I try keep my sanity when I am looking at my inbox. And it works to a certain extent. [...]
Life is painful for those of us who try to manage our daily workload in Gmail. The stars, the labels and filters, Google's inaccurate "Priority Inbox" ranking system, the extensions... well, they all sort of help out. But my inbox is still a mess and yours probably is, too. Show More Summary
Gmail's Priority Inbox feature has been around for a while, and if you're like me, you may have given it the old college try. If you're even more like me, you've found that Gmail's about as good at recognizing important emails as—well, as you might expect a context-ignorant computer would be. Show More Summary
As many of us prepare for some well-deserved vacation time, we're faced with working hard to get those last minute items done before we leave. I know that my email inbox is my last priority this week, so I have 20 or so emails in limbo just waiting for my attention. Show More Summary
Even if you filter all email into a "trusted trio" of folders or rely on Gmail's smart priority inbox feature, you might still have an overwhelming number of emails requiring your attention. To be more productive, focus on the "Wheelhouse" emails. More »
Do you ever feel bullied by email? Are you fed up with everyone declaring their email a priority? Are you losing precious time in your day just trying to keep up with your inbox? Professional Lifestyle Expert Lauren Lake explains how...Show More Summary
300miligrams, a priority inbox for team conversations that maximizes your team's workflow conversations, has entered its public beta and been accepted to the 500 Startups accelerator program. The priority inbox threads conversations by team, project, document, customer or other work-related topic into individual groups. Show More Summary
I spent this week catching up on e-mails, and I found some gems in my inbox that are worth sharing. After the summer’s stories of hurricanes and wildland fires, the USFA offered information on establishing risk-reduction priorities in this week’s Coffee Break Training. The one-page read offers some thoughtful questions and problem-solving techniques that apply not [...]
Google has been experimenting with the Gmail interface for some time, with the “Priority Inbox” and “Important First” views available alongside the familiar old list view. Now Gmail is going old school, introducing a new “preview pane” layout reminiscent of desktop e-mail clients like Thunderbird, Outlook or Apple Mail. The new option will also look [...]