Keeping the message personal
Responding to messages as soon as possible
Using lots of capital letters to emphasize certain words
Using a clear subject line.
Casual – the tone you use with your friends.
"Yo, dude! Whassup?"
Spell check, use full sentence structure and use proper grammar
Have a nice greeting: Hi, Hello, etc.
Have a proper sign off: TIA, Sincerely, etc.
All of the above
Be invisible – no one can mess it up that way
Include all the points in the first paragraph
Include all the points in the last paragraph
Use lists with bullets or numbers
Put it on a banner and rent an airplane to fly over the office pulling the banner
Only your name
Only your name and company
All your relevant contact information
A picture of your pet python and twin tarantulas
Just attach it and send it
Send it first thing in the morning and call to make sure it was received
Send it during week days
Compress the file, then ask first when would be the best time to e-mail it
Everyone in the department – just in case
Your boss and your boss' boss – so they know that you’re working hard
Only those people who absolutely need to know
The whole world. Why not? Everyone else does.
I feel it's important.
I know the other person should have the information.
The topic is commendable and important to all onliners.
I type a personal comment about why I am forwarding that specific e-mail to that specific person.
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