12 Tricks For Emailing Like A Boss

Following our previous feature on how you can make yourself appear “smart” in meetings, here is a funny guide that teaches you how to sound “important” in your emails. Created by Sarah Cooper from satirical blog The Cooper Review, these 12 emailing tricks might make you look like a “smart” and highly engaged worker. Funny examples include using a “Sent from my phone” signature to make yourself look busy, and sharing random thoughts at odd times—preferably after your official working hours—to show how “ded

Cake HR
Created by Cake HR
On Aug 30, 2015
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Complain About How Much Email You Get

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Use a "Sent from Phone" Signature, Always

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Respond Immediately After Your Manager

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Alway be the First to Congratulate

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Share Random Thoughts at Odd Hours

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Put Some (Information) in the Subject Line

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Send Frequent Updates on Your Whereabouts

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Start Your Emails with "TL;DR"

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Be the First to Suggest a Meeting

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Alienate Your Audience

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Wait a Week Before Responding to Direct Requests, Then Ask If It's Still Neede

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Use an Overly Complex Out of Office Auto-Responder