6 Cs of Writing a Professional Email

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Munadil Shafat
Student (MBA), Bangladesh
🔥NEW No matter how many new digital means of communications exist, the old-school email still has an important place in professional and personal settings. Those of us who use email regularly know that some errors are really common, like when we forget to add an important attachment, find a silly spelling mistake just after hitting the send button, or send an email without greetings or signature. Another thing is that a lot of our emails remain unnoticed everyday. Most of these situations can be avoided to some extent if we remember and practice the 6 Cs of Writing Emails properly. So here we go: CLEAR: Make the purpose of writing your email clear at the very beginning preferably in the first one or two sentences. Use the subject field as much as possible for that purpose. CONCISE: Body of your email should be concise and constructed with short sentences or the reader may lose motivation to read it. Vanessa van Edwards from Scienceofpeople believes an email should be written under 3 (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa
 

6 C's of Writing a Professional Email

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  Dr. Schoenborn
Management Consultant, Germany
 

Good Old School

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  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa
 

6 C's of Writing a Professional Email

Without neglecting the other C's, brevity (being C (...)

  NAMUWENGE EDITH BECCA
Uganda
 

Cs of Sending a Professional Email

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  Doaa Saayed
Professor, Lebanon
 

6 C's of Writing a Professional Email

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  Allastair Mitchell
Consultant, South Africa
 

Tips for Writing a Professional Email

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  Anonymous
 

Two More Tips for Writing a Good Email

I agree most of these 6Cs are to be regarded. For (...)

  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa
 

6 + 1 C's of Writing a Professional EMail

If I had to add a 7th C, it would be "Credibility" (...)

  Munadil Shafat
Student (MBA), Bangladesh
 

About 7th C - Credibility

@Graham Williams: I can't agree any further about (...)

 

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