Dr., Mr., Ms., Mrs., First Name, Last Name

If you are looking for a job or want to communicate with those you do not know or have not met, how you approach and address them via e-mail can make all the difference in the world how you will be perceived. What is the proper way to address someone by e-mail? This all depends on your Continue reading

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