Email has become an important part of our daily lives on both a personal and professional level. While it’s great to instantly be able to communicate with someone across the globe, email has its own problems such as being unorganized and inundated with spam and subscription emails. While there are spam folders that can get rid of the junk that you just never want to read, what about the possibly hundreds of subscriptions that you may have that you may still be interested in? This is where Jojo Hedaya and the company that he co-founded, Unroll Me, come in to help clean up your inbox without getting rid of all the newsletters and advertisements from your favorite stores.
Instead of getting a notification for every subscription message that comes in, Jojo Hedaya and his email management service Unroll Me send all of your favorite subscriptions to a “Rollup” that can be compiled at whatever time of the day that you choose. This makes it easy for you to be able to keep up with these messages that aren’t a high priority. Jojo Hedaya likes keeping his life organized and became frustrated with email when trying to talk to his friends and do business. It was from wanting to clean up his own inbox that Unroll Me was created back in 2011. The subscription service is free and it is helping people who are trying to clean up their digital lives.
With technology changing all the time, there are a lot of startups popping up and Jojo Hedaya is excited to see all of the opportunities. It can be terrifying to take the chance to create a startup as there is no guarantee that it will work. Fortunately for Jojo Hedaya, he took the chance with Unroll Me and was able to come up with a service that people wanted. Nothing can fully prepare you for everything that comes with startups, but Jojo Hedaya says above all it is important to do something that you enjoy and love doing. It takes a lot of passion to get past all of the hurdles you will come across when creating your own startup company.