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THERE ARE TIMES: to hold open a door, to surrender your seat, to thank someone in writing, to let bygones be gone, to remember parents, to listen with care, to surprise with a gift, to mind your table manners, to honor tradition, to give voice to your heart.
Why No One Wants Your Guest Posts (And How To Become A Welcomed Contributor
1. Using the same manners you do in person like saying "Please, and Thank you" 2. Never put something that is embarassing to someone else on the internet. 3. Being rude is not a way to make friends, so don't call people names. you just look like a first grader
Tone of voice doesn't come across at all in written comments, when you don't know a person in real life and can visualize the nuances of what is said.
These 15 tips will help you use e-mail with employers in a professional and appropriate way. Compliments of the U of M College of Science and Engineering!