Say what you mean in the subject of your email and add EOM to the end. This tells the recipient there is no need to open the email, just read, apply, and delete.
EOM stands for End of Message. For example, your subject might look like this: “Let’s meet in Conf. Room 223 at 3pm 8/21/08 EOM” and nothing in the body.
I always enjoy tips on GTD (Getting Things Done), time management, etc. Today we’re bombarded with emails that consume our time. This little trick could help speed us through.
I learned about EOM recently from an article on Lifehacker: Read more on practical use here.