Something I experience often when being on the receiving end of networking emails is the lack of nuance and personal touch.
I don't think anyone sets out to be rude when trying to connect or introduce themselves through email. Not at all. I think what happens is people tend to interact as if there is a disconnect - a wall of sorts that technology puts up - and that a personal touch doesn't matter in emails.
I'm here to tell you that is simply not the truth. There is an actual human being on the other side of that screen with whom you are trying to engage with. Treat them like it.Read More