When you ask almost any of the highly productive individuals on earth – be they entrepreneur, director, CEO, manager, professional – what the one thing is on which they wish they could spend less time during their workday, they will answer unanimously: e-mail!
E-mail is a tedious but very important part of our work performance and very few businesses can function without it. If you dread spending time on e-mail, it really only leaves you with 2 options: learn to love it, or get someone else to do it.
An assistant effectively utilised in this way can be a super, secret weapon making you doubly as effective, because while she is getting the e-mails done, you are finishing something else. With proper training your clients/colleagues won’t even know it wasn’t you who replied.
This is how to empower your assistant to take over all your e-mails: