Several times, I’ve tried to get my inbox down to zero. It’s a tricky thing with between 200-400 emails hitting my box daily. But today, I hit zero, and I’ve held the line all day. And with my system in place, I feel comfortable that I can sustain this, barring any tragedies. My recent inspiration? Julien Smith. But neither Julien nor I invented Inbox Zero as a concept. I believe credit goes to Merlin Mann.
To learn more, here’s a video:
Or, if you prefer reading, Merlin released a best of GTD post with LOTS of links to useful self-improvement stuff.
I recommend this methodology. VERY useful.