Escape the E-Mail Vortex - Tips, Tools and Techniques to Tame Your Inbox

Tired of being overwhelmed by your e-mail? Are you using your in-box as a “to-do list”, a contact manager, a calendar, or a filing cabinet? How many e-mails do you have in your in-box – 100…250…500…more than 1,000? If so, you aren’t alone! Learn how to properly manage your e-mail so that you can enjoy the benefits of this great tool. Get control of your e-mail so that it doesn’t control you!

During this session, you will learn:

  • The proven secrets of managing e-mail
  • Who contributes to the e-mail overload
  • The 5 misuses of an in-box
  • The golden rule of managing e-mail
  • Disadvantages of a full in-box
  • 5 steps for clearing out an overloaded in-box
  • Strategies for incoming e-mail management
  • 3 tips for significantly reducing spam
  • Strategies for managing outgoing e-mails including 4 options for directing e-mail traffic
  • 5 tips to improve overall performance, processing, maintenance and more!

All registrants will receive course notes, Tips, Tools and Techniques for Managing E-mail, a 21 page how-to tip sheet and a Next Step Guide which contains a step-by-step strategy for getting your e-mail under control.

By attending the Escape the E-mail Vortex session, you will learn how to create and maintain a proven strategy for cleaning out your in-box. You will have the ability to control your “e-mail ecosystem” instead of allowing it to control you!

This session is best suited for MS Outlook users on a Windows operating system.  It will not include information on the MS Outlook Web App, (RIT's mymail system.)

Facilitator Information: 

This session is facilitated by Ann Michael Henry, Mise En Place. 

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
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If you require interpreting services, please contact cpdcoop@rit.edu as soon as possible.