Five Email Productivity Tips

Posted on 25. Sep, 2013 by in VirtualConnections Newsletter

Is email taking up too much time in your workday? If you’re looking to spend less time on email, here are five quick items to test your existing knowledge and fine-tune your organizational skills.  We’ll talk specifically about Outlook®, but if you use another package, you may be able to find the same features there. […]

Continue Reading →

Gmail Tip: Deleting an Email Address in Google

Posted on 14. Feb, 2013 by in VirtualConnections Newsletter, Windows Resources/Tips

Google Gmail remembers two different addresses – the emails stored in your Contacts list and the email addresses of individuals you received emails from but are not in your Contact list. You are composing an email and begin typing a person’s name or email and perhaps at one time you had an incorrect email address […]

Continue Reading →

Outlook Tip: Setting Up Reminders

Posted on 22. Jan, 2013 by in VirtualConnections Newsletter, Windows Resources/Tips

Outlook has a neat feature which many users are not aware of – the ability to set up a reminder to reply to an email message at a later time or date. You just received an email that you need to reply to but don’t have all the information available to reply right away. If […]

Continue Reading →

Outlook Tip: Connecting Email Threads

Posted on 20. Dec, 2012 by in VirtualConnections Newsletter, Windows Resources/Tips

If you are a Gmail user, you are familiar with email threads. You can also set up this function in Outlook. To find related emails, right click on an email message and then on the popup menu, select Find Related, Messages in This Conversation. The Advanced Find dialog box will appear summarizing all related emails. […]

Continue Reading →


Posted on 07. May, 2012 by in VirtualConnections Newsletter, Website Resource

FollowUpThen is a service that allows you to schedule follow up emails and clearing out your inbox by forwarding emails to FollowUpThen. You can also use the bcc or To fields in your email to schedule a reminder to yourself only or you can use the cc field to add a recipient. Some other features […]

Continue Reading →