Let’s face it: some emails really are more important than others. Like the ones from your boss. Or that especially lucrative client. Or virtually everything from any court.
So with your inbox continually filling up to capacity, how can you make sure you see the critical, gotta-deal-with-it-now emails?
You use Microsoft Outlook’s Rules feature, that’s how.
We’ve talked a bit about the Rules feature before, but mostly in the context of automating the movement of emails into subfolders and out of your inbox. But if all you want is just a friendly “heads up” whenever something particularly important comes in, that’s what we’re going to talk about now.