Productivity Ping #16 - Set Custom Status in Gmail and Google Chat
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Productivity Ping #16 - Set Custom Status in Gmail and Google Chat

Productivity Ping #16 - Set Custom Status in Gmail and Google Chat

šŸŒŸ Tip of the week - Set a Custom Status!

In Gmail or Google Chat, in addition to "Do Not Disturb" and "Away," you can actually set your own custom status by selecting "Add a Status" in the top right corner

You can even add some personality by choosing a corresponding emoji (šŸŽ§ Focused Work) to really stop co-workers from pinging you with annoying questions šŸ˜

(click here for the full gif walkthrough)

āŒØļø Keyboard shortcut

  • Press ":" in the chat box to quickly access the Emoji picker

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