Spring Clean Your Way to Career Success: 12 Orderly Office Tips

Wave the white envelope

Are you dominating your email or simply clicking and stuffing it into files and folders to keep the mess at a minimum? Yes, the volume can be ridiculous, but we checked and Pam really doeshave nothing better to do than send you repeated clarifications of the weekend business travel policy. Maybe it's time to revamp your email management. 

Use automatic filters, and label files in ways that make sense to you. Update contacts and folders to reflect relevant changes in communication.

If adding an 's' in front of the "Pam" folder name makes you feel better, we won't tell.