If you want to make this a productive year, get control of your email.

Some scary stats

•    “One of the biggest time-wasters reported by office workers is managing email.
•    39% of office workers feel lost and even frustrated when it comes to organizing and managing email.
•    Over half of the participants surveyed said they receive up to 75 emails each and every day, and felt that a number of those emails were a result of being CC’d unnecessarily.
•    48% of the respondents say they spend between one and six hours each week searching for emails, project notes, and files.
•    The average knowledge worker now spends close to 13 hours per week on managing email.
•    Office workers spend up to 7 work weeks a year looking for misplaced documents.”

Information from The Six Disciplines Blog 

Want to avoid wasting time on email?  Read Stop Killing Productivity with Email Russian Roulette