So where do you start when your inbox is already a mess?
Evaluating your usage is probably the first thing to start off with. What do you use email for?
Try taking out some pen and paper for this, and answer the questions Productivity Expert Francesco D'Alessio spits out in this GoSkills.com video.
When it comes to managing our email, a lot of us kind-of just don't do it. Many of us use it as this storage shelter -- storing to-dos, reminders and even random files. But email is really for communication, and we should consistently strive to reach for Inbox Zero, purging any and all unnecessary items.