From FastCompany: You’re about to go on vacation, so you dutifully set up the classic “Out of the office, will reply to your message when I get back” email auto-responder. While that auto-reply gives you a socially acceptable pass to do nothing about most incoming email for awhile, it doesn’t make the nagging feeling that you’re missing the one or two really important items go away. So, while you’re at a resort in some Carribbean paradise, you have to surreptitiously check your email for any ticking timebombs while your spouse shoots you disapproving looks. Which is to say that, by and large, email auto-responders don’t work. · Go to The Art of the Email Auto-Responder Message (I’m Away From the Office Until…) →