I have a saying I use on occasion; “They had the personality of a 2 X 4!” Which in essence means no personality at all. Many don’t take the time to reflect their personality and style in their emails. In business that can be the difference between someone choosing you over a perceived competitor. Now this […]
Do you “need” Business E-mail Etiquette? What a question!? Of course you do if you want to be taken seriously and succeed in using technology to your advantage! I received an e-mail today from a site visitor who felt there was no need for formal Business E-mail Etiquette — “we have enough rules and guidelines […]
Twice last week I’ve had onliners send e-mails stating incorrect assumptions because they did not take the time to read my previous correspondence.
The fact is that integrating solid e-mail etiquette skills in your day to day business e-mail activities will help to make you a more efficient communicator. Those who you e-mail regularly will appreciate these efforts as you will help to make doing business with you easier and them more efficient as well. I thought about […]
As you can imagine I e-mail probably a bit more than most folks. Being I do WordPress Consulting for a living, between that and my E-mail Etiquette endeavors I receive over 500 e-mails each day. The only way I can keep on top of this many e-mails is to remain as organized as possible. (You […]
I was complimented twice last week about how I respond to e-mails. Both clients who mentioned this loved the fact that I responded point by point to their inquiries instead of just hitting reply and top posting. Top posting is when you type your response above the e-mail you are responding to instead of down-editing […]