Have you ever sent an email or text message to a colleague, or more importantly, a potential employer, and immediately wanted to retract it because of a grammatical error, typo, or you realized it may not be received in the manner you’d hoped?
We are sometimes quick to respond to emails and text messages; not giving them our full attention so that our response is conveyed in the manner we want.
- Check it once
- Check it twice
- If it’s REALLY important, print it and read
- Look away
- Check it again
- Then hit send