Email Etiquette for all Occasions

March 8th, 2012

With everyone facing demands of an ever-packed to-do list, email can really be a lifesaver.  But with that said, it also becomes easy for us to use a busy schedule to rationalize some less-than-stellar etiquette in email communication.  Making a positive impression is crucial, regardless of the means of communication used or who the audience is.  Here are a few things to think about in terms of your email skills:

Open a message only when you intend to respond
This can be a tough one to hold yourself to, but it really helps to keep you on task with your emails and cuts down on your chance