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Writing an email is a lot different than writing a simple text or even having a conversation, in fact, writing really good emails, there is some skill set to do it, today I’m going to give you some tips on how to write effective emails so that you can have excellent email etiquette at the workplace. what do you do when you have a lot of back-and-forth with someone, some people do that in email, this is over communication, so instead pick up the phone and chat with them, With email one need to keep it to the facts.
Tip Number One
It’s all about the subject line or the title of your email avoid using one word for your email titles like help or question or urgent this is not the right thing to do because most of the time your email will end up in your contacts spam folder and they will maybe never read it instead of trying to use a descriptive subject line use a minimum amount of words that will help you describe easily what you’re going to be talking about and your contact your email contact will get immediately an idea of what the email is all about when it arrives in their inbox.
Subject lines are your best friend, there’s competition in the world of email and that competition is the inbox, a lot of people have a slew of the email so how does your email pop out, and hence this is where the subject line plays an important role. You may use action needed, tasks do, reply needed, in your subject line. all of these things are really important, because of its Convey a Direct Message.
Tip Number Two
It’s all about Grammer! Use proper grammar make sure you are creating sentences that have a simple structure and your vocabulary is also appropriate that way you will avoid having your reader scratching his or her head and trying to guess what you want to say to the best strategy is always keeping it simple.
Tip Number Three
Text, the main part of your email sometimes you are in a rush you want to send more than one emails and continue with the other tasks at work or wherever you are and you don’t pay attention to line spacing that means your reader gets adjust a block of text and that is very tiring to read through and maybe your reader won’t even be interested finishing your email and pressing delete so what to do about that issue remember that when you write an email it’s good to break it down to small paragraphs and each paragraph can contain want two main points this is nice for the other side for your email reader because it is easy to scan through and they will be very happy to reply to you in the same style.
Tip Number Four
Exclamation marks! avoid writing sentences and using two-three exclamation marks just use one, it is enough and you better use it for things that are really surprising or exciting so
Tip Number Five
Tone, Be really be conscious of your tone remember with emails we don’t have the luxury of body language and actually speaking to someone where we can hear what their tone is like, and a lot of times with emails something very simple can be misconstrued because the person on the receiving end may be in a certain mood or just had something happen to them, therefore, they’re going to interpret your email in a way that was not meant to be interpreted so with you being clear and concise really think of your tone simple languages reread it a few times to make sure that the tone is very straightforward and you’re not insinuating anything.
Tip Number Six
Watch your manners, try to be as formal as you can. don’t use slang because email can go out to anybody from any generation and slang can be very specific so don’t use slang be more formal with your emails and avoid using Emoji. It’s just not Right to Use emoji in emails when you interacting for the first time.
Tip Number Seven
Read it over, do a quality check on your emails too many times and we’re sending out emails we are too quick to do the send button and then in our own rush we may have written something that in her head was really clear but on paper when you actually re-read it you realize that it can be better.do a proofread and if you have a very important email you may even want to give it to someone else because they can give a perspective that perhaps you’re just not seeing for whatever reason. The second Opinion is good!
Bonus tip takes a moment and is mindful when you are actually writing and composing your emails.