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Are Key Influencers Ignoring Your Emails? Here's What You Need to Do

Syed Balkhi | Posted 06.09.2014 | Business
Syed Balkhi

To stand out, your email needs to be quick to read, understand and answer. (And that doesn't just go for emails to influencers. You can use these tips for every email you send.)

What to Do With Boxes of Old Letters?

Wendy Lustbader | Posted 06.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Wendy Lustbader

Often, I will carry a letter around in my purse for weeks, until I have an interlude and setting suitable for responding. Rereading the letter, I like to glance back and forth between different sections to be sure I have taken in the details where the pain or joy resides. All of this is part of encompassing the gift that a friend has finally unburdened herself or opened her heart.

How To Get A Busy Person To Respond To Your Email

Mattan Griffel | Posted 04.26.2014 | Business
Mattan Griffel

Nothing drives people crazier than an email where someone sends over a lot of information but doesn't say what they'd like you to do. I often respond to those immediately by asking: What do you want me to do?

Confession: OMG, I Can't Stop E-Talking Like A Preteen

Jennifer Benjamin | Posted 03.31.2014 | Women
Jennifer Benjamin

No, I don't take selfies, I don't twerk, and I don't follow One Direction, but I use so many acronyms, you'd think I was writing in NSA-level code. My emails are studded with so many exclamation points that the page looks like a paint-splattered Jackson Pollock.

The 3,000 Mile Umbilical Cord

Mel Walsh | Posted 08.11.2012 | Fifty
Mel Walsh

If umbilical cords are cut at birth, then why am I still connected in some ancient, mammalian way to generations of my family -- even though they live 3,000 miles away?

People Lie More In E-mails Than Handwritten Letters, Study Says

switched.com | By Amar Toor — Apr 24th 2010 at 10:30AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A study published in the Journal of Applied Psychology finds that people lie 50-percent more via e-mail than they do with handwritten letters. Althoug...

Email, Texting Top Social Media Gen Yers Can't Do Without

mashable.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

While Generation Y may believe that social media is for narcissists, a new behavioral study shows that the same generation spends more time on social ...

No Email Day

Lloyd Garver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lloyd Garver

Here's my proposal. Even if you're not an addict, why don't we all show some solidarity with the President by having a No Email Day? Let's all just stop using email for one day.