Author: Aja Frost
Date Published: Feb. 23, 2015
These days, we're flooded with ideas for working better, faster, and longer. Want to take control of your inbox? Try checking your email periodically instead of leaving Gmail open — or alternatively, answering every message as soon as you read it — or taking a 10-day email hiatus. With so many conflicting suggestions, it can be difficult to figure out the best strategy for, well, anything.
We've got a secret for you. The best strategy totally varies from person to person. It's all about figuring out which productivity tricks fit with your working style.
Here are a few steps for determining whether any given tactic is right for you, so you don't waste time trying not to waste time.