Gmail

Google Workspace Users: Save Money with Fewer Inboxes, using Email Aliases

When I was first creating my course Get Productive with G Suite, one of my best biz buddies confessed that she – as a solopreneur! – was spending $48/month on her Google Workspace account. WHAT THE WHAT?! But Mandy, I said to her, you’re just one person. How many separate inboxes do you need? You […]

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Use Gmail Filters to Automate Your Inbox

Use Gmail Filters to Automate Your Inbox (auto-replies, auto-filing, inbox peace and more)

Getting to the bottom of your inbox is no small feat, but it only stays that way for so long if you don’t make some changes to the way that you handle all the incoming emails! Gmail webmail has some built-in email management and automation functionality that you may not have noticed… or maybe you […]

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Use Gmail Advanced Search for Faster Finds and Less Inbox Overwhelm

Use Gmail Advanced Search for Faster Finds and Less Inbox Overwhelm

Rather than just typing a name or word(s) into the Gmail search bar and hitting enter, use the power of the Advanced Search dropdown filter. Click the advanced filter icon on the search bar to reveal all the ways you can search through your email archives. Use advanced tactics in search, like choosing a date […]

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Use Gmail Labels to Level-Up Your Email Searches

Use Gmail Labels to Level-Up Your Email Searches

Gmail Labels are the quiet hero of organization and better search, but they are also easily misunderstood. Here’s what you have to know about Gmail labels to be able to use them better / properly: Labels are not (just) email filing folders. A single email can have multiple labels. Strategy to better label use: Use […]

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Communicate Better by Creating Screencast Videos (in Two Clicks) for Free, with Loom

Communicate Better by Creating Screencast Videos (in Two Clicks) for Free, with Loom

By now, you surely know the power of SHOW and TELL when it comes to explaining something that you see on your computer screen. Whether it’s because you have something to demonstrate, or you want to learn something by watching and listening, you’ve probably enjoyed screensharing videos for at least the last few years since […]

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Ctrl-K to Quickly Insert a Link in Gmail, Docs, Sheets (and more)

Ctrl-K or Cmd-K to Quickly Insert a Link in Gmail, Docs, Sheets (and more)

I’m a huge fan of keyboard shortcuts. Everyone should be adding new and wonderful shortcuts to their computer skills as often as they have bandwidth to do so. So today, I’m bringing you one of the sneakiest keyboard shortcuts… Ctrl-K / Cmd-K. What does it do? In (all kinds of) text editors, Ctrl-K inserts a […]

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Find Your Emails and Files Faster, Using Gmail & Drive Advanced Search

Find Your Files Faster, Using Google Drive Advanced Search

Google Drive isn’t just good at storing your files, sharing documents, and allowing collaborations on Docs and Sheets – it’s got the best-in-class search functionality, too. Here’s how to up-level your Drive search “game”… Rather than just typing a name or word(s) into the Drive search bar, use the power of Advanced Search. Click the […]

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Find Old Emails Faster by LAYERING Your Gmail Searches

Find Old Emails Faster by LAYERING Your Gmail Searches

The search capabilities of Gmail are truly what makes it such a versatile and functional application. And, the better YOUR search SKILLS, the more quickly you’ll find anything you’re looking for inside your Gmail archives. A lot of Gmail users search by simply throwing a search term or series of words into the search bar […]

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