MU Teen: Odd Inspiration

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I’m not someone who gets ‘inspired’ easily. Maybe once in a while I’ll attempt writing poetry because a fellow blogger wrote something poetic and touching, but that’s about it. I don’t consider myself to be the kind of person who gets influenced by my surroundings, or the people I interact with. Since I’m currently being [...]

Zero Inbox: Your Path to Email Nirvana

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Today, I saw a tweet that says it all: There are plenty of productivity specialists and thought leaders with email management systems. My favorites by far always center around the concept of zero inbox.  Zero inbox is very simple at it’s core: you (somehow) process all of your email, eventually reaching a point where you have [...]

Use Gmail’s Priority Inbox to Save Time and Do More

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If you’ve read this column before, it’s probably not a surprise to you that I am a hard-core Google fangirl. I love Google Search, Google Reader, Google Apps for Business, Google Plus, Google Books, Google Images, Google’s Android OS … you get the picture. My first love, though, was Gmail. I got my first Gmail [...]

EZPZ: Digital To-Do Lists

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I’m not sure about you, but I love to make lists. Actually, I love to cross things off of my lists. I also get a lot of email. Tons. Hundreds upon hundreds of emails a day and, unfortunately, many of them have what GTD-ers like myself call “next actions.” You don’t have to subscribe to [...]