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August 15, 2014 12:00 AM

In two weeks, I went from 23,768 emails in my inbox to zero. Here’s how.

I was drowning in email. Overwhelmed. Overloaded. Spending hours a day, it seemed, and falling further and further behind. The day I returned from a two-week break, I had 23,768 messages in my inbox. And 14,460 of them were unread.

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