I’m getting ready to do a couple of trainings for the California Department of Fish & Wildlife, and they have asked me to put together a training on email and time management.
Since email is the number one time waster, I thought I would remind people of some simple things you can do to take control of how and when you look at your email. If you are using Microsoft Outlook, or Mail for Mac, you can do the following things to reduce distractions caused by your email:
1. Disable the Bell – you can turn off the audio alert that lets you know when an email has come in.