Get To Inbox Zero Or Get Out Of The Ministry

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    • Danny says:

      Thanks Josh. Been there, tried that, but something about my Southern accent and her Old Testament name and the wind speed velocity of an African swallow still makes for some confusing texts.

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  2. September 10, 2015

    […] Chasing Inbox Zero, Practice Attention Management Instead. (via @Lifehacker) You may know that I’m a huge proponent of inbox zero. However, Ravenscraft offers a fair, balanced approach from another vantage […]

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  6. April 25, 2019

    […] The reason for Inbox Zero is simple: every email you receive represents a person, a need, a request, a bit of information. And every time you push that email down the list of important things, you’re telling that person that their need is not important. Their request is not important. They are not important. As leaders, we can erode our credibility with something as simple as an ignored inbox. That may seem crazy, but it’s true. [read: Get to Inbox Zero or Get Out of the Ministry] […]

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