Free email management tips

Gina Trapani, the founding editor of the Lifehacker blog, has published an updated book entitled Upgrade Your Life.  The publisher is offering free samples of the book in PDF format here.  The sample chapter contains 10 easy to use email management “hacks”.  Check it out.

Introduction to Getting Things Done (GTD)

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get organized, then I recommend David Allen’s Getting Things Done book.  If you’d like to get a taste of the concepts without opening your wallet, check out this video of David Allen speaking to Google employees.

Merlin Mann discusses “Inbox Zero”

Below is a video of Merlin Mann, author of the popular 43Folders blog.  In the video he presents his approach to personal productivity and email management to an audience at Google.  Anyone familiar GTD will recognize the similarities. http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=973149761529535925&hl=en Coincidentally, I have a very similar presentation that I have delivered to teams at the IBM […]