By Mandela Schumacher-Hodge, Jopwell
Being able to communicate effectively is one of the most essential skills anyone can possess.
No matter what it is you need, what it is you do, or where it is you want to go, your ability to communicate in such a way that actually warrants the response you desire and in the timeframe you hope to receive it , is vital to your success.
Here’s how to be a more effective communicator before shooting off an email:
1. Ace the subject line.
2. Keep it brief.
3. Be upfront with your ask.
4. Be clear about your deadline.
5. Make the recipient care.
6. Before you hit send, ask yourself these 2 questions:
7. Finally, don’t expect a response.