Email Etiquette Tips and Advice

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Should I have a Signature File on Personal E-mails?

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Sure; why not!? What many don’t think about is the fact that your signature file can have your informal personal sign-offs which include info you probably wouldn’t include in formal…
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Email Etiquette is Global

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When it comes to global contacts, just think how that lack of effort with someone who may not be from your culture may perceive your lack of ability to communicate with the written word?

Email “Gunfights”

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Gunfights usually end when there is only one person left standing. Unfortunately, it seems this also applies to email gunfighters. You know what I am talking about. Email differences of…
Sending anonymous emails reflects a lack of integrity.

No Name; Email Address Only?

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Email Etiquette includes displaying your name in the From field settings of your email program. You do not want to make recipients wonder who the email is from based on…
Advise your expectations for email replies.

Advise Your Expectations for a Reply

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If a Sender expects a reply to an email, should it be stated in the email? “Please Respond…..” or “I expect a response…” really isn’t necessary. Responses are expected and customary. That is unless the Recipient is intentionally ignoring the Sender.
Are your emails being ignored?

They’re Not Replying!

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So many onliners believe they are being ignored due to not receiving replies to their emails. I get asked about this more than any other topic. “What do I do?…

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