“Hey Aaron, can you forward me the attachment for Project X again? I’ve misplaced it,” my colleague asked me the other day.
“Project X? Sure, let me check and get that to you as soon as I can,” I answered.
Yup! I regretted that response.
Searching my email was a PAIN. Not only do I have thousands of emails and attachments in my inbox, but I had to go through individual emails which referred to the title “Project X” to make sure I had the correct, finalized attachment. It took 20 minutes of my precious time.
That may not sound like a lot, but multiply that by several times a week and I probably spent a good hour or so just searching through my archives.
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