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How I Use Boomerang to Enforce MY Boundaries

If you hang around here often, you’ll know I love Boomerang, the email scheduling app for Gmail. It’s like my very own personal inbox assistant, who handily reminds me at just the right time that I need to follow-up on some piece of correspondence. And it helps me preschedule important emails to go out at just the right time. But I have a dirty little secret… … Boomerang also helps me enforce my boundaries on my time. As The Photographer likes to joke, I don’t have an ‘off’ switch. I sometimes find it hard to unplug and stop working. But […]

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Business Tools I Love: Asana

In business, balls will get dropped and some details will fall through the cracks. There’s so much going on that it’s inevitable. You know that feeling of constantly putting out fires? It’s probably all-too-familiar, right? What if I told you there’s a tool you can use will help keep balls from frequently being dropped, you out of perpetual put-out-fire mode, and easily delegate to your team. Oh, and it’s also free! It’s not too good to be true. Like you, I love to be organized, stay on task and feel in control of my day. (I used to develop office organizational […]

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Business Tools I Love: Boomerang

Do you often dread even opening your inbox for fear of the clutter monster that’s been quietly but quickly growing while you’ve been working with clients? Seeing an inbox of 20, 40 or even 100 unread emails can feel super overwhelming. Where do you even start? When it comes to managing my inbox and emails, my favorite piece of technology is Boomerang for Gmail. This handy piece of programming, which works as an inbox extension for Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera, allows you to take back control of your inbox. What the what?!? Yes, having a decluttered, organized is possible! […]

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