Is it Bad Netiquette to Correct Others E-mail Etiquette?

A site visitor was curious and pondered: "Is it bad netiquette to "correct" others' netiquette? I did so recently, as politely as possible, and tried to explain this to two of my friends, who either didn't understand or chose to ignore it, as they continue to do the same thing. Do I give up on Continue reading

Are Condolence E-mails Acceptable?

I was asked in a phone interview recently if sending condolence e-mails was acceptable.  Condolence e-mails should be the last resort and only if you have a purely virtual relationship or do not know the other person's physical address to send them a formal card.  Today an e-mail arrived asking what Continue reading

Think Before You Type

WISE PERSONS ARE THOSE WHO THINK TWICE BEFORE SPEAKING ONCE. Perhaps the greatest quality in a leader and the most valuable skill in building relationships is the ability to think before you speak. If you have a tendency to speak hastily in anger and regret your actions at leisure, the childhood Continue reading