Double your Gmail productivity in just over one hour
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If you ever struggled keeping up with email this course will save your life
4.6 (40 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
212 students enrolled
Created by Miguel Hernandez
Last updated 2/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $45 Discount: 78% off
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Manage your inbox like a pro
  • Learn how to automate up to 70% of email related tasks
  • Reach inbox zero daily
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Requirements
  • All you need is a Gmail account and the desire to be in control of your inbox
Description

Did you know with Gmail you can automate up to 70% of all your email tasks?

In this course I'll teach you the exact habits and workflows I've been using to reach inbox zero daily for 5 years in a row.

You will learn:

  • How to set up Gmail more maximum efficiency
  • The 10 step workflow that will double the speed at which you process email
  • How to reduce the amount of junk email that clutters your inbox to almost zero
  • How to automate the most tedious and repetitive email tasks
  • The best practices to outsource your inbox to a virtual assistant
  • The exact methodology I've used to hire the best possible virtual assistant

If you are like me checking your email is not only a daily chore, you could say it's even an addiction that consumes hundreds of valuable hours of our time every year.

The thing is as much as I hate email, dealing with it is a necessity in order to run my business. I used to struggle keeping up with it. My inbox was a mess with hundreds of emails that would go unread for weeks and sometime forever.

Eventually I had enough and decided to take control and find an effective way to manage my inbox. It took me a while to develop the right habits and figure things out but eventually I did and for the last 5 years I've been able to reach inbox zero every single day except for two trips (one to Machu Picchu and one to the Amazon jungle).

Is this course for you? If any of the following statements is true for you then the answer is yes.

- My inbox is a mess
- I have hundreds of unread emails
- I don't know how to automate anything in Gmail
- I don't know how to use labels
- I am constantly checking my email
- I don't know how to stop getting tons of junk mail
- I keep missing important messages
- I forget to reply to emails

Are you ready to finally take control over your inbox and show Gmail who is the boss?

It's time to Dominate Gmail!!!


Who is the target audience?
  • This course is meant for Gmail users that struggle with keeping up with email or that have been using Gmail for a while and are looking for solid strategies to manage their inbox more efficiently.
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Curriculum For This Course
23 Lectures
01:34:41
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It's Time To Dominate Gmail!
2 Lectures 05:11

Welcome to Gmail Domination. I'm very excited to share with you the framework I've been using to consistently reach inbox zero or the last 5 years!

Preview 01:34

This is a simple yet powerful formula that explains the overall process to dominate Gmail,

Preview 03:37
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Gmail Inbox Processing Workflow
3 Lectures 17:49

Here is an overall look at the entire Gmail Domination blueprint for this course.
We talk about the right habits to be more productive with email and introduce the 10 step Gmail email processing workflow inspired in part by David Allen's GTD approach.

Preview 05:02

We take a look at the Gmail processing workflow again in diagram format step by step so you can see the logic behind it.

Gmail Processing Workflow Diagram
03:26

Enough theory. The best way to learn is to put things into practice. In this lecture you will see how I apply the Gmail processing workflow on my actual Gmail account!

How to apply the Gmail Processing Workflow
09:21

Section 2 - Quiz
5 questions
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The RAD Framework: REDUCE
3 Lectures 09:46

Before you get all excited to learn all the tricks in this course we need to tune up your inbox so it runs like a lean mean email machine.

How to unclutter your inbox
05:57

You cannot escape promotional mass emails but you can use an effective approach to get rid of them systematically.

How to unsubscribe from Newsletters systematically
02:14

All apps generate an insane amount of notifications and if you don't systematically turn them off you'll be drowned in a sea of useless email.

Turn Notifications Off
01:35

Section 3 - Quiz
4 questions
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The RAD Framework: AUTOMATE
3 Lectures 08:27

Learn how easy and powerful are Gmail smart filters and how can you use them to automate many of the boring and repetitive tasks of dealing with email.

How to use Filters to automate 70% of your inbox
04:26

If you find yourself writing the same email again and again you'll love how easy is to set up and create unlimited canned responses in Gmail.

How to speed up replies with canned responses
01:42

Take canned responses to the next level and trigger them automatically based on the specific rules to set.
It takes two minutes and it will save you hundreds of hours of tedious copy and paste work.

How to create auto responders in Gmail
02:19

Section 4 - Quiz
2 questions
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The RAD Framework: DELEGATE
5 Lectures 18:48

We are not done with filters. The simplest way to delegate email is to forward it to a person that can deal with it.
It turns out that in Gmail you can also forward emails that meet whichever criteria you set automatically!

How to forward bills to your bookkeeper automatically
02:17

Before you hire a virtual assistant to help you with your inbox you need to document the exact procedures that she or he will need to follow. In this lecture I will teach you what are the main sections that you should include when documenting your inbox procedures.

How to document your inbox procedures
05:46

Your assistant will be an extension of your brain but also of your brand and public image.
You must set clear rules as to the style and format of all outgoing communications.

The importance of setting clear communication guidelines
02:31

There are many online platforms where you can hire virtual assistants to help you manage your email and perform all kinds of administrative tasks. Here is a list of five of those services.

5 recommended Virtual Assistant services
03:10

Before you hire a virtual assistant is worth considering the pros and cons of going through an agency or hiring directly yourself.

Should you hire a virtual assistant via a platform or directly?
05:04

Section 5 - Quiz
3 questions
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Hiring a Virtual Assistant to Help You Manage Your Inbox
3 Lectures 22:57

The hiring process can be a bit overwhelming specially if you don't have a process to start with.

In this lecture I share the exact methodology I used to hire the best possible virtual assistant from more than 60 applicants.

How to hire a great Virtual Assistant step-by-step
03:57

You will learn the exact process I created to attract, filter and select the best possible Virtual Assistants.
Hint: It involves forms, spread sheets, challenges and a love for all things geeky :)

How to design a fail proof job application process
09:16

In this lecture I share with you the actual 1 hour task challenge I asked the top 10 applicants to perform.
Not all of them were able or willing to complete it but the results were well worth the effort!

How to craft a task challenge to test the skills of your future Virtual Assitant
09:44

Section 6 - Quiz
3 questions
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Additional Resources, Bonus, and more Grumo Courses!
4 Lectures 11:43

There are literally thousands of add-ons for Gmail but here you have 6 that come highly recommended.
The last one may save your life!

6 Gmail Add-ons that will take your productivity to the next level
05:16

Here are some recommended books, videos, articles, and resources that will help you be more productive with Gmail and in life in general.

What is next? Additional Resources
02:02

Welcome to the last lecture! We'll go over the main points covered in the course and to celebrate you made it all the way here I'll give you a little bonus present :)

Bonus Lecture!
01:23

If you didn't get enough of me and my funny accent I have good news for you.
I have a lot more courses on Udemy. In this lecture I tell you a bit about them and at the end I'll give you a coupon so you can get them for a lot less. Enjoy and thanks so much for sticking with me till the end! The Force Be With You!!!

More Grumo Courses and Discount Coupon
03:02
About the Instructor
Miguel Hernandez
4.4 Average rating
1,442 Reviews
22,243 Students
9 Courses
Top Udemy Instructor, Founder of Grumo Media

I'm a veteran top Udemy instructor with over 20,000 students and the CEO of Grumo Media, a video marketing and online education studio located in Vancouver, Canada.

I have true passion for online education and have spent the last 5 years creating multiple best selling courses and taught thousands of students across the world in both English and Spanish.

Check out my courses and I'll promise you not only you will learn new valuable skills but you'll have lots of fun in the process. At least that is what most of my students have expressed in over 800 positive reviews.

I have courses on animation, video marketing, online course creation, productivity, website development, lifestyle business creation and even online dating.

I also have 10 years of experience in multimedia production and have produced hundreds of  promotional videos for some of the top Silicon Valley startups including clients like Microsoft, Walmart, Fidelity Investments, Reckitt Benckiser, Hipmunk and even Ashton Kutcher.

I hope to see you inside one of my courses soon!

Peace, Love, and Cookies ;)