I have been ridiculously bad at checking my email. The more I have the less I even bother . Within the next week, Google will be launching their "Priority Inbox". This is pretty dope because it actually separates your emails based on your past actions towards them. For instance, if you always open and answer an email from a specific someone, Google will automatically place it in your "Priority inbox". As time goes by, Google becomes better at separating your mail. Check out this Your tube video for more information.