Speed up how you deal with email

Google Top Tips

[accessally_user_firstname], email is one of the biggest time wasters in the modern world.

This is partly due to habits we’ve formed, and also because we use it for types of communication we perhaps shouldn’t. The keyboard shortcuts in this tip will dramatically speed up your ability to deal with email!

You will learn:

How to enable keyboard shortcuts in Gmail
Quickly replying to or forwarding an email
How to archive an email
How to delete an email
How to go back to your inbox
How to show all keyboard shortcuts

How to Enable and use Keyboard Shortcuts in Gmail

[accessally_user_firstname], this video steps you through some of the more common keyboard shortcuts. Using these, rather than your mouse or trackpad, is much more efficient and will save you lots of time throughout the year.

This video is 2 minutes 20 seconds long:

On completion of this module, we’ll share a handy print out for you to refer to which will help you remember the most common keyboard shortcuts.

[insert download of PDF for keyboard shortcuts…]

You can get a wealth of other time-saving tips in our online courses: Tame Your Email 1 – Fundamentals and Tame Your Email 2 – Essential Timesavers.

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